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EUPHORBIA milii

Euphorbia milii 'Red Apache' - Crown of Thorns 

Euphorbia milii 'Dwarf Yellow' - Crown of Thorns

(formerly Euphorbia splendens) - Crown of Thorns

  • Slow growing, semi-succulent shrub
  • Height 3'  ·  Spread 2'
  • Full sun or partial shade
  • Likes poor, sandy soil that drains well
  • Somewhat tolerant of salt spray and salty soils
  • Drought tolerant but looks best with some water
  • Blooms red or yellow bracts
  • 1/2" thorns along stems and branches
  • Use in containers, rock gardens or for a low barrier 
  • Sap is poisonous and can irritate skin

 

Common Name: 

Crown of Thorns

Growth Rate: 

Slow

Exposure: 

Full sun
Partial Shade

Water Needs: 

Low (Water-wise)

Height: 

Low

Plant Type: 

Succulent
Shrub

Landscape Use: 

Container
Drought Tolerant
Hedge/Screen
Rock Garden
Seacoast

Deciduous/Evergreen: 

Evergreen

Flower Color: 

Yellow
Red

1 Gallon: 

6.50

5 Gallon: 

18.00

15 Gallon: 

75.00
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