African Plant Database


Euphorbia persistentifolia L. C. Leach
Family : EUPHORBIACEAE
Information on the genus : Euphorbia
 
 
Status
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
 
Map
carte afrique num 106157
 
Record n°106157
Feedback about this record