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Wood Spurge

Euphorbia amygdaloides


Euphorbia amygdaloides (wood spurge) is a species of flowering plant in the family Euphorbiaceae, native to woodland locations in Europe, Turkey and the Caucasus. It is a bushy evergreen perennial, growing to a height of 80 cm (31 in), with dark green slightly hairy leaves about 6 cm (2 in) long.


Beech forest in mount Chortiatis (Thessaloniki, Greece).


Greek name: Ευφόρβιον το αμυγδαλοειδές.

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Αποκεντρωμένη Διοίκηση Μακεδονίας - Θράκης, Greece

Spotted on Feb 28, 2016
Submitted on Feb 29, 2016

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