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Euphorbia  orphanidis Boiss.   
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FamilyEUPHORBIACEAE
Genus species var.Euphorbia  orphanidis Boiss. 
SynonymsEuphorbia hohenackeri Boiss.
 Tithymalus hohenackeri Klotzsch & Garcke
 Tithymalus orphanidis (Boiss.) Soják
Territory Southeastern EuropeGreece
rocks and scree
Altitudemontane-subalpine
Description rootstock extensively branched, leaves glaucous, obovate, ca. 15mm long, bracts reniform to triangular, yellow-green
Size5-10cm
Colorgreenish yellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub, carpet
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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