Melon Spurge
Euphorbia meloformis ssp. meloformis
 

Care advice

Watering guidelines The soil should be kept countinously moist.
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 is not very pH sensitive
Toxicity poisonous

Origin

Climate desert

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Names

Family Euphorbiaceae
Other scientific names Euphorbia meloformis, Euphorbia falsa, Euphorbia infausta, Euphorbia pyriformis

Characteristics

Growth form herb
Hardiness USDA 11 (plant tolerates a minimum temperature of 4°C)
Flowering true
Flower color
  • green
Blooming months
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    1Jan
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    2Feb
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    3Mar
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    4Apr
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    5May
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    6Jun
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    7Jul
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    8Aug
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    9Sep
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    10Oct
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    11Nov
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    12Dec
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    6
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    7
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    8
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Leaf color
  • yellow
  • green