Madagascar Jewel (Euphorbia leuconeura) in the Euphorbias Database

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Partial Shade to Full Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 10a -1.1 °C (30 °F) to +1.7 °C (35 °F)
Plant Height: 4 to 6 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Other: Heavily veined with silvery-white
Flowers: Other: In the genus Euphorbia, the flowers are reduced in size and aggregated into a cluster of flowers called a cyathium (plural cyathia). This feature is present in every species of the genus Euphorbia but nowhere else in the plant kingdom.
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Underground structures: Taproot
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Dynamic Accumulator: B (Boron)
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Drought tolerant
Toxicity: Other: All members of the genus Euphorbia produce a milky sap called latex that is toxic and can range from a mild irritant to very poisonous.
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Other info: Seeds shoot several feet into the air.
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots
Conservation status: Vulnerable (VU)

Conservation status:
Conservation status: Vulnerable

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Madagascar Jewel by terrafirma Dec 17, 2017 9:50 PM 1
Issue with my Madagascar Jewel plant by SarahMartens Nov 4, 2019 4:29 PM 5
Co-workers Plant by KinCO Oct 15, 2019 10:12 AM 2
Can someone identify this one?:) by valleykat Aug 31, 2019 11:01 AM 4
Plant ID help by kac044 Aug 16, 2019 9:36 AM 6
Plant/tree Identification by Tropico25 Jul 24, 2019 2:17 AM 3
Advice for repotting Madagascar Palm by DebbieC May 13, 2019 6:14 PM 4
Unknown plant near the top of Mount Bisoke, Rwanda by lophophora Jan 13, 2019 9:09 AM 10
Madagascar Jewel (Euphorbia leuconeura) by icydawg Sep 11, 2018 12:06 PM 4
What's wrong with this Madagascar Jewel?! by Aspencer55 May 21, 2019 5:22 AM 6
Cactus and succulents chat by Baja_Costero Jan 17, 2020 12:11 AM 6,319

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