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Three-seeded Mercury (Rhombic Copperleaf)
Acalypha rhomboidea

• Family: Spurge (Euphorbiaceae)
• Habitat: open woods, waste places, gardens
• Height: 6-24 inches
• Flower size: less than 1/8 inch across
• Flower color: greenish-tan
• Flowering time: July to October
• Origin: native

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Last updated November 13, 2005. © 2005 Connecticut Botanical Society. All rights reserved.