African Plant Database

Euphorbia jubata L. C. Leach
Information on the genus : Euphorbia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Spiny, succulent, dwarf shrub, ± 18 cm tall, densely branched and rebranched, somewhat pulvinate; branches 4-angled (very rarely 5), ± 1,2 cm thick excluding the tubercles.
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Ecology : Granite rocks on small kopje, in shade with Brachystegia-Uapaca woodland; common on the quartzitic ridges, in extremely wet habitats, growing in deep moss amongst lichens and epiphytic orchids (Bulbophyllum, Cyrtorchis, Polystachya); ± 1455 m alt.
  Relatively common in collections; easily grown.
  Near E. schinzii.
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carte afrique num 106105
Record n°106105
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