Euphorbia depauperata var. pubescens Pax APNI*
Description: Woody perennial to c. 80 cm high; stems 2-several, softly pubescent.
Stem leaves alternate, sessile, linear to oblong-elliptic, 20–60 mm long, 10–20 mm wide, glabrous.
Stems divided into 4 or 5 fertile branches with a whorl of sessile leaves at the base, usually shorter and broader than the stem leaves. Fertile branches simple or divided again; often similar rays may arise from the axils of lower leaves. Floral leaves broad-ovate or elliptic to ovate, mostly 8–20 mm long. Cyathia mostly solitary on peduncles to 5 mm long; involucre c. 2.5 mm long; glands 2.
Capsule globose, c. 3.5 mm long, tuberculate, glabrous; seeds c. 2 mm long, brown, smooth with a darkish caruncle.
Distribution and occurrence: Occasional; garden escape. Native of Afr.
NSW subdivisions: *CC, *NT, *CT, *ST, *CWS, *SWS, *SWP
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