Wood Spurge (Euphorbia amygdaloides) in the Euphorbias Database

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 6a -23.3 °C (-10 °F) to -20.6 °C (-5 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Plant Height: 18-24 inches
Plant Spread: 9-12 inches
Flowers: Showy
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: Yellow
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Dynamic Accumulator: B (Boron)
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: Other methods: Division

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The ATP Top 50 Xeriscapic PlantsThe ATP Top 50 Xeriscapic Plants
July 19, 2014

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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ID of another garden plant needed by jmg Oct 9, 2016 9:20 AM 2
Euphorbia ? ID by Patty Jul 25, 2016 9:16 AM 3
First Flowers of Spring 2016 by meiramalka May 27, 2016 11:06 AM 133
My big giant container, AKA Table Garden by pardalinum Jan 4, 2018 8:32 PM 160

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