African Plant Database


Euphorbia vulcanorum S. Carter
Family : EUPHORBIACEAE
Protologue : Hooker's Icon. Pl. 39(3): t. 3872 (1982)  
Information on the genus : Euphorbia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Densely branching succulent shrub to 1 m tall and 1,2 m Ø; branches to 30 cm long, (4-)5-angled, 1-2 cm thick; angles very shallowly toothed, with teeth 5-15 mm apart; spiny.
Ecology : Lava-strewn rocky slopes with sparse deciduous bushland; 1000-1200 m alt.
  An attractive and easily grown species, although infrequently encountered in cultivation.
  Near E. heterochroma.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 106244
 
Record n°106244
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