African Plant Database

Euphorbia persistentifolia L.C. Leach
Information on the genus : Euphorbia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Spiny succulent shrub or tree, usually a shrub ± 2 m tall with a stout, angled central stem and ascending erect whorled branches, sometimes a shrub ± 1 m tall with divaricately branched and rebranched spreading branches, or more rarely a tree to ± 3,5 m t
Ecology : Steep rocky slope; sandstone hill; river banks; ± leafless when flowering; 690-1170 m alt.
  Variable species.
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
carte afrique num 106157
Record n°106157
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