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<strong>Three-Seeded Mercury</strong>
<em>Acalypha virginica</em> /Spurge Family<br>
This is a very common weed, it is often found in disturbed areas. The flowers are very tiny and bloom in the leaf axils. It is in the same family as the Poinsettia. ...
Three-Seeded Mercury
Acalypha virginica /Spurge Family

This is a very common weed, it is often found in disturbed areas. The flowers are very tiny and bloom in the leaf axils. It is in the same family as the Poinsettia. This one was blooming in Oak Ridge in early August.
Annual
Where seen: Oak Ridge, Great Smoky Mountains NP, Warrior's Path SP, widespread

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