SOLVED: Please identify this tree like plant

Kitchener, Canada

Please identify this tree like plant

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Clarksville, TN(Zone 6b)

It looks like Cypress Spurge, Euphorbia cyparissias. But perhaps my eyes are playing tricks on me.

Calgary, AB(Zone 3b)

Yes.

Shawville, QC, QC

THAT is the exact same plant I have at my place.
I was told it was a type of sedum, resembling an "Angelina sedum", now that I'm looking closer at my plant I realized the texture isn't that of sedum at all. lol So it has been mislabelled!

I just looked up Cypress Spurge, Euphorbia cyparissias... says its a noxious weed that causes: Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea when ingested. Redness, swelling, blisters after some delay following contact with skin.
http://www.ces.ncsu.edu/depts/hort/consumer/poison/Euphocy.htm

Mine does not do that. I've manipulated them barehanded all the time & no such symptoms... They are invasive tho...

I'm wondering if its not a variant of cypress spurge....

I'm on a hunt to figure this one out myself now!


This message was edited Jul 29, 2013 8:30 PM

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