EUPHORBIACEAE - Spurge Family
A very large family of (often succulent) herbs and shrubs with greenish flowers and simple leaves.
Male and female flowers separate.
In Cyprus 5 genera represented by 29 species. Plants frequently have
a milky poisonous juice.
Chrozophora tinctoria - Turnusol
Euphorbia - 26 species
Mercurialis annua - Annual Mercury
Ricinus communis - Castor Oil Plant