Habitat: Low slopes, in tropical deciduous forests, at 150 m
USDA Zone: 9-11?
This accession has been observed in bloom on:
Accession # 200500015
Source: long standing unident collection member
Provenance: 9 MARCH 2005 - Been in collection a long while, not labelled. Succulent, herbacious euphorb with small (0.25") flowers borne fairly regularly. 27 APRIL 2005 - Tentatively identified as E. guiengola by Paul Carlberg of the Mass. Cactus Club. Further investigation by CMORSE indicates flowers and plant habit very similar and that a maroon form of the plant is in cultivation. Name change and web updates to E. guiengola made 27 April 2005 based upon this new information.
Accession Date: 03-09-2005
Bench: 1307 - NEOA: West Bench NC
Currently: active - healthy
Qty: 2 confirmed on 04-19-2018
CITES Appendix II Listed Plant
BGCI Limited Ex Situ Distribution - Plants do not leave building without Manager approval!