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Family: EUPHORBIACEAE 

 Euphorbia tulearensis
 

Photo by PalmBob.
The leaves will get lager, given more water.

  
Author:  Werner Rauh 1988
Family:  Euphorbiaceae
Habitat:  Madagascar
Soil:  Mix
Water:  Minimum-Medium
Sun:  Maximum
Thickness:  5 centimetres
Height:  20 centimetres
Flower:  Greenish Yellow
Reproduction:  Seeds/Cuttings
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  Euphorbia tirucalli L. 1753. Arthrothamnus tirucalli, Klotzsch & Garcke 1859. Euphorbia cap-saintemariensis var. tulearensis Rauh 1978

Photo by PalmBob

   This member of the Euphorbiaceae family was given this name by Werner Rauh in 1988. It is found on Madagascar, growing in a well drained soil with little to some water and lots of sun. The swollen root and stem can grow to five centimetres, the whole plant can grow to 20 centimetres in height and a bit wider. The flowers are greenish yellow.