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Family: EUPHORBIACEAE 

 Euphorbia friedrichiae
 

From near Springbok.

  
Author:  Moritz Kurt Dinter 1914
Family:  Euphorbiaceae
Habitat:  North-west South Africa
Soil:  Sand or Grit
Water:  Minimum
Sun:  Maximum
Thickness:  18 centimetres
Height:  35 centimetres
Flower:  Yellow
Reproduction:  Seeds/Cuttings
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  -

   This member of the Euphorbiaceae  family was described by Moritz Kurt Dinter in 1914. It is found in the north-western South Africa, growing in sand or grit  with little water and lots of sun. The caudex can grow up to eighteen centimetres in diameter and 35 centimetres height. The flowers are yellow.

Named after Margarethe Friedrich, a South African teacher and mesemb collector.