Euphorbia (Euphorbia squarrosa) in the Euphorbias Database

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Cactus/Succulent
Life cycle: Perennial
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9b -3.9 °C (25 °F) to -1.1 °C (30 °F)
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.
Underground structures: Caudex
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Dynamic Accumulator: B (Boron)
Resistances: 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.
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth

Exposed more of the roots/caudex

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Location: Central TexasDate: 2019-01-18Exposed more of the roots/caudex
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Location: Central TexasDate: 2018-04-01
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Location: Central TexasDate: 2018-04-01Developing caudex
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Location: TexasDate: 2016-08-06Another Year Older
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Location: TexasDate: 2015-09-27
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All my succulents by adamgreen Aug 26, 2016 5:12 PM 143

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