The Q&A Archives: Euphorbia Cushion Spurge Failure

Question: I have a Euphoria Cushion Spurge which last year bloomed beautifully for a time but sometime during the Summer
suddenly collapsed to the ground . What could have caused that and what can I do to prevent it happening again
this year? The same plant is doing beautifully so far this year, but I'm afraid of what might happen later in the

Answer: This plant seems to perform better over the season if it is trimmed back somewhat after blooming. Last summer was very dry, so it may be that the drought took its toll even though this plant is quite drought tolerant.

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