African Plant Database

Euphorbia pulcherrima Willd. ex Klotzsch
Protologue : Allg. Gartenzeitung (Otto & Dietrich) 2(4): 27 (1834)
Information on the genus : Euphorbia
Status for NA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for TA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Poinsettia pulcherrima (Willd. ex Klotzsch) Graham
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Ecology : Cultivated in all the tropical world.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial-Tree, Shrub - Ht 0.5 - 4 m. Alt: 125 - 1650 m. Distribution: KN, LP, MP, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:207 (2012)
  • César J. & C. Chatelain (2019). Flore illustrée du Tchad. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques de Genève, Coopération Suisse & Univ. N'Djaména
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see under Fgui
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
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