Spiral Spurge (Euphorbia spiralis) in the Euphorbias Database

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Cactus/Succulent
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 10a -1.1 °C (30 °F) to +1.7 °C (35 °F)
Plant Height: 8 inches
Plant Spread: 18 inches
Leaves: Evergreen
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: Green
Other: greenish
Flower Time: Late winter or early spring
Late fall or early winter
Winter
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Dynamic Accumulator: B (Boron)
Toxicity: Other: all parts are toxic.
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots
Conservation status: Least Concern (LC)

Conservation status:
Conservation status: Least Concern
Parts of this plant are forming a crest.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Succulent and Cactus Chat for 2014 by gg5 Sep 12, 2018 3:08 PM 1,322
Crested Cactus by Paul2032 Jan 18, 2012 7:09 PM 18
Euphorbia score! by Dutchlady1 Mar 13, 2012 9:55 PM 15

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