Euphorbia hyssopifolia

Euphorbia hyssopifolia L.

Common Names

لبين (لِبين)، لبينه (لِبيْنه) (Arabic)

Languages: English

Ecology and Distribution

Global Distribution

Central America, naturalized in tropical east and west Africa.

Distribution in Egypt

Nile region (Qalioubia, Nile Delta).

Habitat

Cultivated ground, naturalized.

Life Expectancy

Annual.

Taxonomy

  • Euphorbia brasilensis Lam. (synonym)
  • Chamaesyce hyssopifolia (L.) Small (synonym)

References

F.N., Hepper., & I. Friis. (1994).  The Plants of Pehr Forsskal's "Flora Ageyptiaco-Arabica". Kew: Kew Publishing..
L., Boulos. (Submitted).  Flora of Egypt. Cairo: Al Hadara Publishing..
V., Täckholm. (1974).  Students’ Flora of Egypt, 2nd Ed. Cairo: Cairo University Press..
V., Täckholm., & M. Drar. (Submitted).  Flora of Egypt. Bulletin of the Faculty of Science. Cairo: Cairo University Press..