African Plant Database

Euphorbia leontopoda S. Carter
Protologue : Nord. J. Bot. 12(4): 403 (1992)
Information on the genus : Euphorbia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrublet, weakly erect to 50 cm tall, with spreading succulent branches from a large, fleshy, tuberous root; branches (3-)5-6-angled, deeply winged and deeply constricted into segments to 5 cm long, 6 cm wide;
Ecology : Rocky ground in open Buxus hildebrandtii woodland; 1300-1650 m alt.
  Near E. ballyi ; closely resembles E. buruana and E. pseudoburuana.
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 106480
Record n°106480
Feedback about this record