African Plant Database


Euphorbia rugosiflora L. C. Leach
Family : EUPHORBIACEAE
Protologue : Kirkia 13(2): 319 (1990)
Information on the genus : Euphorbia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Densely branched, spiny succulent shrub with rhizomatous roots, branching freely from the base, forming dense clumps to 1 m Ø, 0,4 m high;
Ecology : In scanty soil with roots tightly wedged in crevices of vertically faulted sandstone rock outcrops; ± 1400 m alt.
  Known in cultivation since 1989.
  Near E. griseola, E. richardsiae ; known since 1950, but good flowering and fruiting material only available in 1988.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 106187
 
Record n°106187
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