Spurge
Euphorbia
 

Care advice

Watering guidelines During summer the soil should be kept moist, while during winter it just should not dry up completely.
Fertilizer suggestions Use Succulent fertilizer (e.g. N3-P6-K12).
Mist requirements Does not need misting
Light preferences Prefers bright light but not direct sun
Temperature preference Prefers warm constant temperatures through the whole year (average around 22 °C).
pH range 6.1 - 7.8
Acidity preference loves neutral pH conditions
Toxicity poisonous

Origin

Climate humid subtropical

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Names

Family Euphorbiaceae
Other scientific names Chamaesyce, Elaeophorbia, Endadenium, Monadenium, Synadenium, Pedilanthus

Characteristics

Growth form shrub
Hardiness USDA 10 (plant tolerates a minimum temperature of -1°C)
Flowering true
Flower color
  • cream
  • green
  • pink
  • yellow
Leaf color
  • green
  • cream
  • pink
  • red
  • yellow