I found this growing in my yard, and have no idea what it is I was hoping...

Asked March 19, 2019, 2:15 PM EDT

I found this growing in my yard, and have no idea what it is I was hoping someone there could tell me.. Thank You, Harold Alger

Polk County Oregon plant identification euphorbia

1 Response

This is funny that you ask because not 30 minutes ago I had noticed a specimen of this plant in bloom on my walk across OSU campus! I think this is Spurge laurel, Daphne laureola. Compare with images here:

http://www.botany.hawaii.edu/faculty/carr/ofp/dap_lau.htm

Some interesting info:
https://landscapeplants.oregonstate.edu/plants/daphne-laureola

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Daphne_laureola