EPPO Global Database

Euphorbia characias(EPHCA)

Overview
Last modification: 2004-04-12

Basic information
  • EPPO code: EPHCA
  • Preferred name: Euphorbia characias
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

Mediterranean. Cultivated as an ornamental. A leafy spurge


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Euphorbia characias subsp. characias Linnaeus

Common names
Name Language
large Mediterranean spurge English
Mediterranean spurge English
red spurge English
Thalkraut German
Thalwolfsmilch German
euphorbe à fleurs pourpres French
euphorbe characias French
euphorbe des garrigues French
euphorbe des vallons French
caracias Spanish
euforbia encarnada Spanish
euforbia macho Spanish
hierba topera Spanish
lechetrezna encarnada Spanish
lechetrezna macho Spanish
lechetrezna mayor Spanish
lulos Spanish
palmeretas Spanish
piñoncillo Spanish
tártago de Valencia Spanish
tártago mayor Spanish
cometa Italian
erba cazza Italian
euforbia cespugliosa Italian
titimalo caracia Italian
tortomaglio cometa Italian
maleiteira-maior Portuguese
titímalo-maior Portuguese
trovisco Portuguese
trovisco-macho Portuguese
молочай харациас Russian
azman sütleğen Turkish
rriell Albanian
средиземноморска млечка Bulgarian
bambollera Catalan
herba del frare vellosa Catalan
lleteresa vesquera Catalan
lletrera visquera Catalan
konopljica  Croatian
tengħud tal-ħaġar Maltese