African Plant Database


Euphorbia erlangeri Pax
Family : EUPHORBIACEAE
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 33: 286 (1903) 
Information on the genus : Euphorbia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tuberous-rooted perennial succulent, scandent to 3 m, sparsely branched; branches cylindrical, 5-10 mm thick, with 3-6 ribs (angles) without teeth; spiny.
Ecology : Red sandy soils usually overlying limestone, with open Acacia-Commiphora bushland; 460-650 m alt.
  Rare in cultivation, but fairly easy.
  Near E. cryptospinosa.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 106053
 
Record n°106053
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