Euphorbiaceae Week: Euphorbia neriifolia from Delhi

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Gurcharan Singh

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07-Mar-2011, 8:59:18 am07/03/11
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Euphorbia neriifolia L., Sp. pl. 1:451. 1753

Shrub or small tree with slightly angled stem with spirally arranged tubercles on faint ribs. Commonly grown in Delhi.

Common names
English: hedge euphorbia, milk spurge, oleander spurge
Sans: Snuhi
Hindi: Pattonkisend, sehund, thohar
Beng: Mansasiji, hildaona
Mar: Neyadunga, mingut
Guj: Thor, tuaria
Tel: Ilai-kalli
Kan: Yalekalli
Mal: Illakalli
Mumbai: Mingutta
Punjab: Gangichu
Assam: Hirju


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Dr. Gurcharan Singh
Retired  Associate Professor
SGTB Khalsa College, University of Delhi, Delhi-110007
Res: 932 Anand Kunj, Vikas Puri, New Delhi-110018.
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