Euphorbia echinus

Familia: 
Euphorbiaceae
Subfamilia: 
Euphorbioideae
Tribu: 
Euphorbieae

Euphorbia echinus Euphorbia echinus This Euphorbia echinus, which may have changed to Euphorbia officinarum ssp. echinus, it is endemic to Morocco, Western Sahara and Mauritania. It is an evergreen shrub with thorns and succulent that reaches about a meter in height. Its stems, branched candelabra shape are green and covered with short white spines. It is a plant that goes very well in the garden, since when are adults take rounded shapes, making them perfect to form exclusive groups.