How to grow Euphorbia monteiroi

Euphorbia monteiroi growing succulent of the genus Euphorbia also known as Spurge plant, Euphorbia monteiroi perennial evergreen plant also used as ornamental drought tolerant plant, can grow in tropic, subtropical, mediterranean climate or as houseplant and growing in hardiness zone 10b-13.

Stem color green to brown, looks like bonsai.

Leaves color green in linear shape, mostly the leaves grow on the top.

Euphorbia monteiroi flower

Flower color purple in round shape and bracts green grow in triangular shape.

Euphorbia monteiroi for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy

Requirements for Euphorbia monteiroi growing and care:

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 easier to start from cutting

Difficulties or problems when growing:
Can cause skin irritation

Planting season:
Spring / Summer / Autumn

Pests and diseases:

Pruning season:
All year

How to prune:
Dead parts

Size of the plant:
5-15 cm, 2-6 inches

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Slow growing

Water requirement:
Small amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full sun / Half shade / Full shade (with light)

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?

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

Blooming information

Bloom season?
Spring / Summer

General information about the flower:

Purple in round shape and bracts green grow in triangular shape

Scientific name:

Euphorbia monteiroi

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