EPPO Global Database

Euphorbia ingens(EPHIG)

Code created in: 2001-10-21

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: EPHIG
  • Preferred name: Euphorbia ingens
  • Authority: Boissier


South Africa. Cultivated as an ornamental succulent tree. An Old World "cactus" not to be confused with the familiar giant tree cactus (Carnegiea gigantea) of the Far West of North America

Common names
Name Language
cactus euphorbia English
cactus spurge English
candelabra tree English
common tree euphorbia English
Kaktuswolfsmilch German
Kandelaberwolfsmilch German
Riesenwolfsmilch German
euphorbe arborescente French
euphorbe candelabre French
árbol candelabro Spanish
albero candelabri Italian
árvore-candelabro Portuguese
cacto-candelabro Portuguese
eufórbia-candelabro Portuguese
eufórbia-gigante Portuguese
молочай великий Russian
kandelabre træ Danish
gewoone naboom Afrikaans
pryšec obrovský Czech