Euphorbia cyathophora Murray
Murray, J.A. (1786) Commentationes Societatis Regiae Scientiarum Gottingensis 7: 81. Type: Cultivated plant from seeds of unknown origin?.
Painted Spurge; Dwarf Poinsettia
Usually flowers and fruits as a shrub about 1-2 m tall.
Twigs and petioles produce a milky exudate. Leaf blades about 7-9.5 x 3-3.5 cm. Petioles grooved on the upper surface.
One large nectar-producing gland present on the outer surface of each flower cluster. (Flower clusters can be easily mistaken for single flowers.)
Features not available.
This species may have medicinal properties.