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Family: EUPHORBIACEAE 

 Tithymalus bupleurifolius
 
  
Author:  Adrian Hardy Haworth 1812
Family:  Euphorbiaceae
Habitat:  Eastern Cape and Natal, South Africa
Soil:  Mix
Water:  Medium-Maximum
Sun:  Medium
Thickness:  8 centimetres
Height:  20 (40) centimetres
Flower:  Yellowish-Green
Reproduction:  Seeds
Pop names:  Pine Cone Plant, Pineapple Euphorbia
Synonyms:  Euphorbia bupleurifolia, Jacquin 1797. Euphorbia oxystegia Pierre Edmond Boissier 1860.

   This member of the Euphorbiaceae family was given this name by Adrian Hardy Haworth in 1812. It is found in the Eastern Cape and Natal area, South Africa, growing in a well drained soil with quite some water and some sun. The cone-like stem can grow up to eight centimetres in diameter, the whole plant reaches for 20 or up to 40 centimetres. The flowers are green to yellowish green.