EPPO Global Database

Euphorbia tirucalli(EPHTI)

Overview
Last modification: 2002-04-09

Basic information
  • EPPO code: EPHTI
  • Preferred name: Euphorbia tirucalli
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

Indian  subcontinent, eastern, central and southern Africa, Madagascar. Planted as a shrubby hedge. Introduced in China, Indochina, Malesia, Mexico, Caribbean


Common names
Name Language
bone tree English
finger euphorbia English
finger tree English
Indian tree spurge English
milkbush English
milk tree English
naked lady English (AU)
pencil tree English
rubber euphorbia English
Bleistiftstrauch German
Fingerwolfsmilch German
Milchbusch German
euphorbe antivénérienne French
euphorbe crayon French
liane sans feuilles French
abá Spanish
árbol dedo Spanish
árbol de los dedos Spanish
arbusto de goma Spanish
arbusto de leche Spanish
consuelda Spanish
palitroque Spanish
potloodplant Dutch
árvore-lápis Portuguese
avelós Portuguese
cachorro-pelado Portuguese
coroa-de-cristo Portuguese
graveto-do-diabo Portuguese
pau-pelado Portuguese
Portuguese: avelós Portuguese
アオサンゴ Japanese
オイルプランツ Japanese
ミルクブッシュ Japanese
aosango Japanese
mirukubushu Japanese
oirupurantsu Japanese
молочай тирукалли Russian
lǜ yù shù Chinese
绿玉树 Chinese