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Family: EUPHORBIACEAE 

 Jatropha campestris
 

Photo from Specks Exotica.

  
Author:  Spencer Le Marchant Moore 1911
Family:  Euphorbiaceae
Habitat:  Mozambique, Zimbabwe, South Africa
Soil:  Sand, Clay
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Medium
Thickness:  22 Centimetres
Height:  50 Centimetres
Flower:  Yellow/Red
Reproduction:  Seeds
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  -
This member of the Euphorbiaceae family was given this name by Spencer Le Marchant Moore in 1911. It is found in Mozambique, Zimbabwe and South Africa, growing in a well drained soil with some water and sum sun. The caudex can grow to 22 centimetres in diameter, the entire plant to 50 centimetres in height. The flowers are yellow with red lines.