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Euphorbia. Griffithii. (Spurge)

Genus: Euphorbia.

Species: Euphorbia griffithii.

This euphorbia is a lovely reddish colour and particularly attractive when young. It will also grow in dense shade. However,it is dangerous! The white milky sap will burnt the skin. Any skin in contact will be painful for several days eventually blistering and peeling as would any normal burn. When cutting down always use gloves and make sure arms are covered.

Photos of this plant

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