African Plant Database

Euphorbia angularis Klotzsch
Protologue : Reise Mossamb. Bot. 92. (1862)
Information on the genus : Euphorbia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Densely branched and rebranched, spreading shrub, often with a diameter 2-3 times its height, 3-5 m tall, with a much reduced trunk initially 3-angled, soon becoming 4-angled, subcylindric, usually much gnarled and distorted;
Ecology : Rocks on tiny coral islet; ± 5 m alt. - References of occurrence elsewhere are erroneous.
  Easily grown in cultivation.
  Near E. cooperi N. E. Br. ex Berger var. calidicola L. C. Leach

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 214 (1991).
  • List South. African Succ. Pl. : 72 (1997).
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
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