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Family: EUPHORBIACEAE 

 Jatropha prunifolia
 

Photo from Zelene Listy.

  
Author:  Ferdinand Albin Pax 1894
Family:  Euphorbiaceae
Habitat:  Kenya, Tanzania, Zambia
Soil:  Mix
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Medium-Maximum
Thickness:  12 centimetres
Height:  75 centimetres
Flower:  Reddish
Reproduction:  Seeds
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  By mistake: Jatropha pruinifolia
This member of the Euphorbiaceae family was given this name by Ferdinand Albin Pax in 1894. It is found in Kenya, Tanzania and Zambia, growing in a well drained soil with some water and some to lots of sun. The caudex can grow to twelve centimetres in diameter, the single stem can reach 75 centimetres. The flowers are reddish.