Bihrmann's

CAUDICIFORMS

A  B  C  D  E  FGH  IJKL  M  NO  P  QRS  T  UVWXYZ

 Menu

                                                            

Previous plant

Main page

Next plant

Family: EUPHORBIACEAE 

 Euphorbia squarrosa
 
  
Author:  Adrian Hardy Haworth 1826
Family:  Euphorbiaceae
Habitat:  Eastern Cape, South Africa
Soil:  Mix
Water:  Minimum-Medium
Sun:  Maximum
Thickness:  10 centimetres
Height:  30 centimetres
Flower:  Greenish Yellow
Reproduction:  Seeds/Cuttings
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  -

Photo by Eric Winegar.

   This member of the Euphorbiaceae family was described by Adrian Hardy Haworth in 1826. It is found on the eastern cape of South Africa, growing in a well drained soil with little to some water and lots of sun. The caudex can grow to ten centimetres in diameter, the whole plant up to 30 centimetres height. The flowers are greenish yellow.

This rather various species may have 2 to 5 angled branches.