Biology and Biological Control of Leafy Spurge
By: Rob Bourchier, Rich Hansen, Rodney Lym, Andrew Norton, Denise Olson, Carol Bell Randall, Mark Schwarzländer, and Luke Skinner
Leafy spurge (Euphorbia esula L.) is an exotic, deep-rooted, perennial weed native to Europe and Asia. Leafy spurge is now abundant on the northern Great Plains of the United States and the prairie provinces of Canada, where it often forms stands dense enough to displace native plants and restrict cattle grazing.
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