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Euphorbia grandidens


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

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 60 ft (18 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil

Features: Bright green whorled stems with spines; pale green floral bracts

Uses: Dry gardens Tropical gardens

Zones: 8-11

Description: This succulent tree from South Africa can grow to an imposing 60 ft (18 m) or more in the wild but is very much smaller in cultivation. It is well-branched with bright green ascending whorled stems that are triangular and deeply toothed with small spines.

Growth Habit: Multi-branching habit

Comments: Succulent

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