|Flower of Caper Spurge, Euphorbia lathyris.|
This is something of a technicality, as the same purpose is served whether it's petals or bracts that are coloured. But this post aims to show that even when there are no colourful bracts, the flowers and their appurtenances are still lovely. Of course you have to see them magnified to appreciate that!
|Clockwise from top left: Caper Spurge, Sun Spurge, Wood Spurge and Petty Spurge.|
|Flowers of Sun Spurge, Euphorbia helioscopia.|
|Flowers of Wood Spurge, Euphorbia amygdaloides.|
|Flowers of Petty Spurge, Euphorbia peplus.|