African Plant Database

Euphorbia ramulosa L.C. Leach
Protologue : J. S. African Bot. xxxii. 176 (1966)
Information on the genus : Euphorbia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Spiny, succulent, ramulose, pulvinate dwarf shrub, usually less than 15 cm tall; branches and branchlets erect, rigid, crowded, quadrangular with the angles moderately compressed above and the sides only slightly concave below, tuberculate dentate,
Ecology : Large, isolated granite hill: in crevices on the steep slopes, with Aloe mawii, Selaginella njamnjamensis, Xerophyta spp., Euphorbia sp. aff. E. graniticola; 395-950 m alt.
  Only known from the type collected in 1861 but in cultivation (difficult to cultivate). Near E. schinzii, E. tetracanthoides.
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see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
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