Euphorbia hirta L. Asthma Plant
Sp.Pl. 1:454 (1753)

Conservation Code: Not threatened
Naturalised Status: Alien to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Monday 13 August 2007

Erect or decumbent, much-branched annual, herb, 0.1-0.8 m high. Fl. yellow-green-white, Jan to Oct. Alluvial soils. Often along watercourses.


Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, Northern Province.

IBRA Regions: Carnarvon, Central Kimberley, Dampierland, Northern Kimberley, Ord Victoria Plain, Pilbara, Tanami, Victoria Bonaparte.

IBRA Subregions: Cape Range, Fitzroy Trough, Hamersley, Hart, Mitchell, Mount Eliza, Ord, Ord-Victoria Plains P1, Pentecost, Pindanland, Roebourne, Tanami P1, Victoria Bonaparte P1, Wooramel.

IMCRA Regions: Canning, Kimberley, Pilbara (nearshore).

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Ashburton, Broome, Carnarvon, Cocos Islands, Derby-West Kimberley, East Pilbara, Halls Creek, Wyndham-East Kimberley.