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Euphorbia candelabrum


Order: Euphorbiales
   Family: Euphorbiaceae
            Genus: Euphorbia
                        Specie: Euphorbia candelabrum

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 60 ft (18 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil

Features: Diamond-shaped segmented branches; golden green flowers

Uses: Dry gardens Rock gardens Containers

Zones: 9-11

Description: This succulent species from southern to northeastern Africa grows up to 60 ft (18 m) tall but significantly less in cultivation. Its sap has been used by Sudanese tribes as an arrow poison. The segmented branches are diamond-shaped and arch upwards, beari

Growth Habit: Single stem topped with multiple branches

Comments: Succulent

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