Phyllanthus urinaria L. - Chamber Bitter
Family - Euphorbiaceae
Flowering - May - December.
Habitat - Waste ground, disturbed sites, lawns, fields.
Origin - Native to tropical east Asia.
Other information - This species can be found mainly in southern Alabama. The plant is easy to identify because of its dense leafy stems and globose fruits, which can be found along the stems below the leaves.
Photographs taken off Lee Rd 54, Lee County, AL., 9-10-04.