- Photo taken Locality: Greece, Aegean, Cyclades, Christiani isl.
- Photo taken by: Vardinoyannis, K.
- Photo taken date: March 2013
Photo of flowers of the Greek spiny spurge, Euphorbia acanthothamnos, about to sprout. This plant is a low growing, domed, perennial spiny shrub growing from the seashores to 2000 m. Its densely branched spiny stems, along with its toxic milky latex, protect it from grazing animals.