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Family: EUPHORBIACEAE 

 Euphorbia gorgonis
 

Photo by Kalak.

  
Author:  Alwin Berger 1910
Family:  Euphorbiaceae
Habitat:  South Africa
Soil:  Grit-Mix
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Maximum
Thickness:  10 centimetres
Height:  8 (30) centimetres
Flower:  Yellow
Reproduction:  Seeds/Cuttings
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  -

Photo by Laurent Houmeau.

The fruits by Indra Susandi.

    This "Medusa" member of the Euphorbiaceae family was given this name by Alwin Berger in 1910. It is found in South Africa, growing in grit or other well drained soil with some water and lots of sun. The caudex can grow to ten centimetres in diameter, the whole plant can reach 30 centimetres in diameter. The flowers are yellow. 

Photo by Laurent Houmeau.

The flowers by Indra Susandi.