African Plant Database

Euphorbia vallaris L. C. Leach
Protologue : Garcia de Orta, Ser. Bot. 2(1): 40 (1974)
Information on the genus : Euphorbia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Succulent spiny tree to ± 12 m, with a stout, cylindric trunk, sometimes somewhat sparingly branched near the base, usually freely branched above;
Ecology : Cliffs of escarpment. Very limited distribution.
  Extremely rare in collections. Easily propagated vegetatively.
  Near E. teixeirae ; also evident relationship with E. parviceps.
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 106237
Record n°106237
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