• Photo taken Locality: Greece, Crete, Chania, Sougia
  • Photo taken by:
    Avramakis, M.
  • Photo taken date:
    March 2013
Sea Spurge

Photo of Purple Spurge, Euphorbia peplis. This is one of the smallest Spurges. It’s an annual prostrate mat forming plant and has succulent grey leaves. Its inflorescence grows from the leaf axils. Purple spurge grows on seashores, among pebbles. It flowers from May to August.