African Plant Database


Euphorbia dawei N.E. Br.
Family : EUPHORBIACEAE
Protologue : Fl. Trop. Afr. [Oliver et al.] 6: I. 583 (1913)
Information on the genus : Euphorbia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree to 15(-25) m, with a simple trunk rarely branching, to 60 cm Ø, marked with 4(-5) vertical rows of persistent spines and pit-scars resulting from fallen branches;
Ecology : Deciduous woodland, sometimes open with grassland; xerophilous forests; wooded gully; 800-1300 m alt.
  Of easy culture but cold-sensitive.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1991). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Généralités et Anonaceae à Pandanaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 215
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 106029
 
Record n°106029
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