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Family: EUPHORBIACEAE 

 Euphorbia ecklonii
 
  
Author:  Henri Ernest Baillion 1863
Family:  Euphorbiaceae
Habitat:  Cape Province, South Africa
Soil:  Mix
Water:  Minimum
Sun:  Medium-Maximum
Thickness:  3 centimetres
Height:  1 (8) centimetres
Flower:  Brown
Reproduction:  Seeds/Cuttings
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  Tithymalus ecklonii Klotzsch & Garcke 1860. Euphorbia pistiaefolia Boiss.

Photo by Ferdinand Poilodan.

   This member of the Euphorbiaceae family was given this name by Henri Ernest Baillion in 1863 (IPNI has Arne Hassler in 1931?). It is found in the Cape Province, South Africa, growing in a well drained soil with little water and some to lots of sun. The caudex can grow to three centimetres in diameter, the plant up to one centimetres height, eight if the root is exposed. The flowers are brownish.