Common name: Triangular Spurge, Square Spurge, Square milk hedge, Fleshy spurge • Hindi: त्रिधार Tridhara, वज्र कंटक Vajrakantaka • Manipuri. Euphorbia antiquorum Photo by: Valentino Vallicelli Euphorbia antiquorum is the classic tree spurge of India. Origin and Habitat: Wide spread throughout. Family Name: Euphorbiaceae. Synonyms: Euphorbia cactus, Euphorbia cervicornis, Euphorbia nuvulia. Common Names: Sesudu, Malayan Tree Spurge .
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Euphorbia antiquorum L. | Species | India Biodiversity Portal
A small population of giants was discovered by a survey team from the Botanical Survey of India in a secluded part of Kalakkad Reserve forest alt. Also includes information referring to territorial extension of the individual or group in terms of its activities feeding, mating, etc. It can also be eupohrbia as an indoor ornamental plant. Like quite small pots, repott in very later winter, early spring.
Water regularly during the active growing season from March to September. If contact is made with this white euphorhia, take care to not touch face or eyes before washing hands with soap and water.
Young shoots of the plant are used as a vegetable. Dry ever green forest. They are full of honey that attract bees. We are, of course, seeking photos of species antiqquorum yet shown in the gallery but not only that, we are also looking for better pictures than those already present.
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The plant is used eupyorbia parks and gardens for ornamentals and also for protective hedges, due to the fragility of its branches together with the well known skin irritancy of its latex. Glabrous, obscurely lobed, smooth about mm in diameter. If plant becomes very red, this is a sign that the roots have not developed properly.
Only downside is from strong winds, the columns often smash into each other, causing permanent euphprbia It is a relatively fast growing and long lived plant and once established, it will be content in its position and with its soil for years. We hope you find this new site informative and useful. Euphorbia antiquorum is the type species for the genus Euphorbia it was described by Linnaeus in in Species Plantarum, this Euphorbia, whose specific name means ‘of the ancients’ euphoebia, was one of the two species to be described from India.
It is one of the largest armed tree Euphorbias, cactus like in appearance with a rugged elegance growing up euphodbia an height of 5 – 7 m, branched and rebranched to form a loosely rounded crown, it has been known to attain gigantic proportions if left undisturbed, but usually shrub-like. All Euphorbias contain a white sap that can be irritating to eyes and mucous membranes.
Older stems cylindrical, with brownish bark; younger branches smooth, green, distinctly 3 -4 -angled, distinctly articulate with the segments by cm, drying greenish, with shallow to hardly narrowed sinuses between euphkrbia spine-shields. Keep almost completely dry in aantiquorum. It is a relatively fast growing and long lived plant and once established, it will be content in its position and with its soil for years.
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Type the digit seven into the box. All phenological events—leaf flush A small population of giants was discovered by a survey team from the Botanical Survey of India in a secluded part of Kalakkad Reserve forest alt. Last update on Search in all groups Search within this group. Drawing of the stems with young leaves Photograph by: Paired, sharp, mm long, spine shields small, stipules pricklelike.
Euphorbia antiquorumknown as antique spurge and “Euphorbia of euphrobia Ancients”is a species of succulent plant in the Euphorbiaceae family. The milk is intensely irritant, euphorbin is the major constituent of the latex. If contact is made with this white sap, take care to not touch face or eyes before washing hands with soap and water. Like quite small pots, repott in very later winter, early spring.
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The latex is a fish poison. Dicotyledons” Springer, 3 Warrier, P.
An on-line version is also available. Flowering plant Photograph by: Dry ever green forest. The current map showing distribution of species is only indicative. The decoction of the stem is used in gout. No water should ever be allowed to stand around the roots. Male flower with only 1 stamen, filament short; female flower situated alone at euphorboa center of the cyathium, protruding beyond the involucre. Enumerates geographic entities where the taxon lives.
The decoction of the stem is used in antiquorhm.