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Family: EUPHORBIACEAE 

 Jatropha macrophylla
 
  
Author:  Ferdinand Albin Pax & Käthe Hoffmann 1910
Family:  Euphorbiaceae
Habitat:  Malawi, Zambia
Soil:  Mix
Water:  Medium-Maximum
Sun:  Medium-Maximum
Thickness:  10 centimetres, 30 centimetres long
Height:  1 Meter
Flower:  Yellow
Reproduction:  Seeds/Cuttings
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  -

This member of the Euphorbiaceae was described by Ferdinand Albin Pax and Käthe Hoffmann in 1910. It is from Malawi and Zambia, where it grows in a well drained soil with some to lots of water and sun.  The caudex can grow to ten centimetres in diameter and 30 centimetres long, the stem up to one meter. The flowers are yellow.