• Photo taken Locality: Greece, Crete, Lasithi, Chrysi isl.
  • Photo taken by:
    Trichas, A.
  • Photo taken date:
    March 2013
Sea Spurge
Plants
Plants

Photo of Sea Spurge, Euphorbia paralias. This widespread perennial Spurge inhabits sandy beaches. Its stem branches from its base and its small flowers appear in the summer, forming umbels. Like all Spurges it has a toxic milky latex into its stems and leaves.