African Plant Database


Euphorbia vittata S. Carter
Family : EUPHORBIACEAE
Protologue : Hooker's Icon. Pl. 39(3): t. 3858 (1982)  
Information on the genus : Euphorbia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tufted succulent perennial with a thick tuberous root; branches spreading, sparsely rebranching, 10-30 cm long, to 2 cm Ø, 5-angled; angles with prominent tubercle-teeth 1-1,5 cm apart; spiny.
Ecology : Rocky lava slopes; 800-1200 m alt.
  Of fairly easy culture.
  Near E. uhligiana, E. pervittata.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 106243
 
Record n°106243
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