Scientific name Adenium multiflorum
|Similar Adenium boehmianum, Adenium swazicum, Adenium arabicum, Adenium oleifolium, Adenium|
Adenium multiflorum klotzsch southern africa from zambia south
Adenium multiflorum is small, succulent tree native to central and eastern Southern Africa. Like other members of the succulent Apocynaceae family, A. multiflorum has a milky latex with toxic alkaloids, specifically Cardiac glycosides . This latex is used as an arrow poison and as a fish stunning poison.
It is sometimes treated as a variety or subspecies of Adenium obesum.