African Plant Database


Euphorbia spissiflora S. Carter
Family : EUPHORBIACEAE
Protologue : Kew Bull. 45(2): 331 (1990)
Information on the genus : Euphorbia
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual erect herb to 50 cm tall; branches spreading, woody at the base, somewhat longitudinally ridged towards the apex; leaves opposite with lamina linear-lanceolate to 40x5 mm, base obliquely rounded, margin denticulate; not spiny.
Ecology : Grassland on stony clay soils; ± 850-1200 m alt.
  Botswana.
  Near E. polycnemoides.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial-Herb - Ht 0.3 - 0.5 m. Alt: +/- 1060 m. Distribution: BOT
 
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 106206
 
Record n°106206
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