African Plant Database


Euphorbia baradii S. Carter
Family : EUPHORBIACEAE
Protologue : Nord. J. Bot. 12(4): 421 (1992)
Information on the genus : Euphorbia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tiny perennial succulent 4-8 cm tall; branches few from near the base, terete, 1-1,3 cm thick, 2-4 cm long, with tightly congested prominent tubercles 2-3 mm apart, in 7-8 spiral series separated by deep grooves; spiny; fruits and seeds unknown.
Ecology : Rocky limestone plateaux, under shelter of sparse Acacia-Commiphora bushland; 200-550 m alt.
  Very rare in cultivation.
  Near E. inaequispina.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 106364
 
Record n°106364
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