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Euphorbia ingens


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

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 40 ft (12 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil

Features: Cactus-like with leaves; spines absent on older branches

Uses: Rock gardens Dry gardens Containers

Zones: 9-11

Description: Native to South Africa and Kenya, this tree is very cactus-like with a short trunk and crowded crown of upward angular branches. As in so many succulent species the leaves are seldom seen. Spines are usually absent on mature branches. In the wild this spe

Growth Habit: Short trunk with crown of upward angular branches

Comments: Succulent

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