African Plant Database


Euphorbia dauana S. Carter
Family : EUPHORBIACEAE
Protologue : Kew Bull. 42(2): 376 (1987)
Information on the genus : Euphorbia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Succulent perennial, spreading-erect or subscandent to ± 1 m tall, laxly branched; branches 4-angled, to 1 cm thick; angles with prominent teeth 1-2 cm apart; spiny; capsule and seeds unknown.
Ecology : Rocky limestone slopes with Acacia-Commiphora woodland; ± 400 m alt.
  Becoming fairly widespread in cultivation but seems to be a bit diffiicult (losing its roots, flowering infrequent).
  Near E. odontophora and also E. fissispina, E. tenuispinosa.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 106027
 
Record n°106027
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