How to grow Euphorbia ingens

Euphorbia ingens grow and care – succulent of the genus Euphorbia also known as Candelabra tree, Euphorbia ingens perennial evergreen used as ornamental drought tolerant plant, can grow in desert, mediterranean or subtropics climate and growing in hardiness zone 9b-12.

Euphorbia ingens stems

Stem erect in color green the edge of the stem with spines, the stem looks like assembled lobes.

Flower yellow-green the flower grow in the top of the stems next to each spine

Euphorbia ingens for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy


How to grow Euphorbia ingens growing and care:

Dry soil, well-drained soil

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
No, but easy to do

Difficulties or problems when growing:
Skin irritations

Recommended planting season?
Spring, summer, autumn

Pests and diseases:
Snails, slugs

Pruning season:
Autumn / Winter

How to prune:
Branch that starts to grow on the side or horizontal, for design

Size of the plant?
6-12 m, 18-36 feet

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Slow growing

Water requirement:
Small amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun

Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant?

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:

Blooming information

Bloom season:

General information about the flower
Yellow-green flowers grow in the top of the stems next to each spine

Scientific name:

Euphorbia ingens

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