| Euphorbia tithymaloides is a perennial succulent spurge.Sajeva and Costanzo, Succulents:
The Illustrated Dictionary, 1994, p. 185. An erect shrub,Vardhana, Direct Uses
of Medicinal Plants and Their Identification, 2008, p. 261.
the plant is also known by the scientific name Pedilanthus
tithymaloides. However, the genus Pedilanthus has been submerged into the genus Euphorbia,
and is more correctly known by its new name (Euphorbia tithymaloides).Steinmann, "The Submersion of Pedilanthus into Euphorbia (Euphorbiaceae),"
Acta Botanica Mexicana, 2003, p. 45.Spoerke and Smolinske, Toxicity of Houseplants, 1990,
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