Botanical name: Euphorbia actinoclada Family: Euphorbiaceae (Castor family)
Spreading Branch Spurge is an interesting succulent from the Kenya-Ethiopia- Somalia border. It is a low, spreading, spiny shrub with beautiful dark-green stems striped in yellow. Branches radiate out from the base, a character which gives it the species name actinoclada, which means radiating branches. The cyathia are orange-red. It is a popular garden plant. The rooted cuttings fit into 4-inch pots.
Identification credit: Guna Samuel
The flower labeled Spreading Branch Spurge is ...