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Euphorbia tirucalli

Classification

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

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 30 ft (9 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil

Features: Pale green branches

Uses: Dry gardens Containers

Zones: 8-11

Description: This succulent species is found in tropical and southern Africa, and from India east to Indonesia. It grows into a tree up to 30 ft (9 m) tall with a shrubby habit. The cylindrical branches are pale green and the small lance-shaped leaves are short-lived.

Growth Habit: Shrubby habit

Comments: Succulent







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