Donate now to support the LLIFLE projects.
Your support is critical to our success.
Euphorbia piscidermis M.G.Gilbert
Kew Bull. 28: 437 1973 publ. 1974
Family: EUPHORBIACEAE

Euphorbia piscidermis Photo by: Gennaro Re

Synonyms:

See all synonyms of Euphorbia piscidermis
back
Accepted name in llifle Database:
Euphorbia piscidermis M.G.Gilbert
Kew Bull. 28: 437 1973 publ. 1974
Synonymy: 2
back

Common Names include:
ENGLISH: Fish Skin Euphorb

Subspecies, varieties, forms and cultivars of plants belonging to the Euphorbia piscidermis group

  • Euphorbia piscidermis M.G.Gilbert: has subspherical stems covered with characteristic “fish-scales” that looks something like a small golf ball, no one would suspect it of being a Euphorbia when it is not in flower. Distribution: Ethiopia (Ogaden, Harerge Prov.)
  • Euphorbia piscidermis f. cristata hort.: Fan shaped, forming tangled mounds up to of 25 cm in diameter, closely covered by imbricate paste-white fish-scale like appendages.


19885 gennaro Gennaro Re
Euphorbia piscidermis Photo by: Gennaro Re
13403 cactus-art Cactus Art
Euphorbia piscidermis Photo by: Cactus Art

18145 valentino Valentino Vallicelli
Euphorbia piscidermis Photo by: Valentino Vallicelli
13401 valentino Valentino Vallicelli
- It is a very unusual collectors plant and one of the most remarkable of succulents. Photo by: Valentino Vallicelli

13402 valentino Valentino Vallicelli
Euphorbia piscidermis Photo by: Valentino Vallicelli
Send a photo of this plant.

The gallery now contains thousands of pictures, however it is possible to do even more. We are, of course, seeking photos of species not yet shown in the gallery but not only that, we are also looking for better pictures than those already present. Read More...


Your Actions
Euphorbia Back to Euphorbia index
Euphorbiaceae Back to Euphorbiaceae index
Succulents Back to Succulents Encyclopedia index