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Euphorbia  acanthothamnos Boiss.   
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FamilyEUPHORBIACEAE
Genus species var.Euphorbia  acanthothamnos Boiss. 
SynonymsTithymalus acanthothamnos (Boiss.) Soják
Territory Southeastern EuropeWestern AsiaEast Aegean Is.GreeceKritiTurkey
rocky slopes
Altitudesubalpine
Description old branchlets spinose, leaves 1cm, elliptic to ovate, cyathia in umbel, bracts chrome-yellow .
Size15-30cm
Coloryellow
Bloomspring, early summer
Ca+
Typesubshrub
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in winter, germ. 1-3 months, 18-21°C
cuttings in late spring and late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
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