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Family: EUPHORBIACEAE 

 Euphorbia filiflora
 

Photo by Indra Susandi

  
Author:  Hermann Wilhelm Rudolf Marloth 1913
Family:  Euphorbiaceae
Habitat:  Namibia, South Africa
Soil:  Mix - Grit
Water:  Minimum - Medium
Sun:  Maximum
Thickness:  7 Centimetres
Height:  10-30 Centimetres
Flower:  Yellow/Green
Reproduction:  Seeds/Cuttings
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  Euphorbia nelii, A.C. White, R.A. Dyer & B. Sloane 1941. Euphorbia meyeri Nel. 1933 
   This member of the Euphorbiaceae family was given this name by Hermann Wilhelm Rudolf Marloth in 1913. It is found in the bourder area between South Africa and Namibia, growing in a well drained soil with little to some water and lots of sun. The swollen stem can grow to seven centimetres in diameter, the entire plant to ten or even 30 centimetres in height. The flowers are green and yellow.