*Euphorbia tithymaloides Linnaeus ssp. tithymaloides . Hab: Planted and perhaps persistent. Dist: Native of tropical America. TAM and GRO south through Mexico and Central America to n. South America.
Origin/Endemic status: Neotropics
Taxonomy Comments: Cultivated in FL in a variegated-leaf form.
Synonymy: = K4; = n/a – Fl2, FNA12; = Pedilanthus tithymaloides (L.) Poit. ssp. tithymaloides – K3, Dressler (1957); < Euphorbia tithymaloides L. – Mex; < Pedilanthus tithymaloides (L.) Poit. – Bah