African Plant Database

Euphorbia cuprispina S. Carter
Protologue : Kew Bull. 42(2): 378 (1987)
Information on the genus : Euphorbia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Succulent perennial with a fleshy rootstock, densely branched, forming tufts erect to 20 cm tall and ± 30 cm Ø, somestimes sprawling, rarely stoloniferous; branches cylindrical, ± 8 mm thick, 20 cm long with very shallow teeth to 1,5 cm apart,
Ecology : Rocky soil with dry, open deciduous bushland; 950-1500 m alt.
  Very easy in cultivation; this is sure to be a popular plant among collectors.
  Related to E; septentrionalis , E. samburuensis.
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 106021
Record n°106021
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