EPPO Global Database

Euphorbia neriifolia(EPHED)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: EPHED
  • Preferred name: Euphorbia neriifolia
  • Authority: Linnaeus


India to Indonesia and New Guinea. Cultivated as an ornamental. Succulent small tree, with oleander-like leaves. Used medicinally in India 

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Euphorbia edulis Loureiro

Common names
Name Language
crested oleander cactus English
hedge euphorbia English
oleander spurge English
euphorbe à feuilles de laurier rose French
cardón de España Spanish (NI)