Scientific Name -
Chamaesyce cordifolia (Ell.) Small
[Euphorbia cordifolia Ell.]
Family - Euphorbiaceae
Mat-forming annual with much-branched, smooth stems not rooting at the nodes. Stems with "milky sap". Leaves round, or nearly so, with smooth margins and lopsided bases. Capsule smooth, three-lobed and three-seeded. Reproduces by seed. Found in sandy areas. Occurs from North Carolina, south through Florida and west into Texas.