How to grow Euphorbia loricata

Euphorbia loricata growing shrub‎ succulent of the genus Euphorbia also known as Euphorbia armata, Euphorbia loricata perennial evergreen used as ornamental drought tolerant plant, can grow in subtropics, mediterranean, desert, dry tropics climate or as houseplant and growing in hardiness zone 10+.

Stem color green and flashy.

Leaves color green in linear shape, some cultivars there is spines next to each leaf (can be less) and other not at all.

Flower color yellow, green or both, with four petals in inner and two outer.

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Requirements for Euphorbia loricata growing and care:

Well drained soil

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

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?

Difficulties or problems when growing:

Recommended planting season?
Spring / Summer / Autumn

Pests and diseases:
Snails, slugs

Pruning season:
All year

How to prune:
Dead part

Size of the plant?
0.5-1 m, 20-40 inches

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Medium growing / Slow growing

Water requirement:
Small amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade / Full Shade

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?

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

Blooming information

Bloom season:

General information about the flower:
Yellow-green flower, with four petals in inner and two outer.

Scientific name:

Euphorbia loricata

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