African Plant Database


Euphorbia teixeirae L. C. Leach
Family : EUPHORBIACEAE
Information on the genus : Euphorbia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Succulent spiny tree to ± 10 m, with a stout, initially angular, eventually cylindric trunk, branched at or near the base, or rarely simple, to ± 30 cm Ø, with simple or rebranched trunk-like branches to ± 10 cm Ø;
Ecology : Rock slopes in river bank; well wooded rocky hillside; at base of enormous steep rock slope; enormous boulders.
  Still rare in cultivation but presents no unusual cultural problems.
  Near E. candelabrum.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
 
Map
carte afrique num 106215
 
Record n°106215
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