Devil's Backbone (Euphorbia tithymaloides 'Jurassic Park') in the Euphorbias Database

Common names:
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Botanical names:
Euphorbia tithymaloides Accepted
Pedilanthus tithymaloides Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Flowers: Other: In the genus Euphorbia, the flowers are reduced in size and aggregated into a cluster of flowers called a cyathium (plural cyathia). This feature is present in every species of the genus Euphorbia but nowhere else in the plant kingdom.
Dynamic Accumulator: B (Boron)
Toxicity: Other: All members of the genus Euphorbia produce a milky sap called latex that is toxic and can range from a mild irritant to very poisonous.


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Location: Leu gardens, FLDate: 2015-Nov
By skylark
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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succulent ID help needed by RedSonja Aug 30, 2016 6:32 PM 18

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