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Plant Identification: SOLVED: Cactus looking plant from Spain

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January 11, 2013
10:59 AM

Post #9382065

The plant was bought in Gran Canaria, island outside Africa belonging to Spain. I would say it's a cactus but since it has leaves I'm confused. Tried searching a lot online without any success. Hope you guys might have some hints.

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Vancouver, BC
(Zone 8b)

January 11, 2013
11:04 AM

Post #9382070

Looks like an Euphorbia. When the leaves are removed, does it have a white sap?
United Kingdom

January 11, 2013
11:06 AM

Post #9382072

Euphorbia millii

January 11, 2013
11:19 AM

Post #9382087

Thank you guys, that has to be the correct name! Such a fast answer :) Yes it has white sap

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Prairieville, LA
(Zone 9a)

January 11, 2013
11:21 AM

Post #9382094

I agree E Milii


United Kingdom
(Zone 9a)

January 11, 2013
1:43 PM

Post #9382214

Caution: that white sap is corrosive and can cause nasty skin burns.


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