Euphorbia antiquorum L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Local name : Siju (As.)
Fleshy shrub; stem cylindrical or fluted, 3 - 5 angled with upwardly curving, jointed, thorny branches; involucres ternate, forming short peduncled cyme, in sinuses.
Distribution : Cultivated for live fencing as well as wild throughout the state.
Uses : Roots used as purgative; latex used in boils and wart.
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