Euphorbia pekinensis

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Euphorbia pekinensis
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Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Rosids
Order: Malpighiales
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Genus: Euphorbia
E. pekinensis
Binomial name
Euphorbia pekinensis

Euphorbia pekinensis, the Peking spurge, is a flowering plant native to Asia.

Medicinal uses[edit]

It is one of the 50 fundamental herbs used in traditional Chinese medicine, where it is called dàjǐ (Chinese: ).[2]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Euphorbia pekinensis". Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN). Agricultural Research Service (ARS), United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). Retrieved 2008-02-05.
  2. ^ "Euphorbia pekinensis - Plants For A Future database report". Retrieved 2008-02-05.

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