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Euphorbia Milii

Botanical Name:

Euphorbia milii

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How to Grow
Water
Medium
Water moderately, allowing the top 3cm to dry out between watering.
Sunlight
Partial Shade - Full Sun
~
3-6 hours of sun per day, with protection from intense mid-day sun
Soil
Well-Drained, Sandy, Rich, Below 7.0 pH
Heat Tolerant
90℉ / 32°C
Cold Tolerant
50°F / 10°C
Characteristics

Plant Type

Cactus-Succulents, Shrub, Poisonous

Lifespan

Perennial, Woody Zones 9b-11b

Plant Height

6ft / 1.8 m

Flower

Ovate, Yellow or Yellow-Green, Very Small

Fruit

Capsule, Seeds grayish brown

Benefits
Ornamental

Dense petal-like bracts, color is varied.

Attracts

Bees

Hummingbirds

Warning

The sap is moderately poisonous, and causes irritation on contact with skin or eyes. If ingested, it causes severe stomach pain, irritation of the throat and mouth, and vomiting.

Taxonomy

Order

Euphorbiales

Family

Euphorbiaceae

Genus

Euphorbia

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