African Plant Database

Euphorbia lateriflora Schumach. & Thonn.
Information on the genus : Euphorbia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Euphorbia togoensis Pax (1909)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub with smooth-glaucous ± erect, rounded stems, simple or ramose, 0,8-1,5 m tall; stems 3-5 mm Ø, arising from a woody rootstock; branches slender, spreading, alternate with leaf-scars.
Ecology : Dry places; savanna with cultivation; 150 m alt. Also cultivated, and planted as fencing.
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
carte afrique num 106114
Record n°106114
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