African Plant Database

Euphorbia pseudoburuana P.R.O. Bally & S. Carter
Protologue : Hooker's Icon. Pl. 39(3): t. 3874 (1982)  
Information on the genus : Euphorbia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Succulent perennial with a large tuberous root and a reduced underground stem producing numerous erect branches to 50 cm tall, or weaker branches spreading;
Ecology : Amongst grasses, often on rocky slopes, with open Acacia-Commiphora bushland; thorn scrub near river bed with Acacia mellifera, Kalanchoe sp.; association with Euphorbia graciliramea; red laterite clayey soil; 1200-1800 m alt.
  Presents no unusual problems in cultivation; popular among collectors.
  Near E. buruana.
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see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 106549
Record n°106549
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