How to grow Euphorbia myrsinites

Euphorbia myrsinites growing succulent subshrub of the genus Euphorbia also known as Myrtle spurge, Euphorbia myrsinites perennial evergreen used as ornamental drought plant, can grow in mediterranean, desert, subtropics or temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone 5-10.

Euphorbia myrsinites leaves

Leaves color green-bluish the shape of the leaf elliptic with pointed shape leaves grow in rosette growth.

Flower color green the bracts yellow the flowers grow in the end of the stem in cluster in rosette structure.

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How to grow Euphorbia myrsinites 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 easy to do so

Difficulties or problems when growing:

Recommended planting season?
Spring / Summer

Pests and diseases:

Pruning season:
All year

How to prune:
Just for design and infected leaves

Size of the plant?
10-20 cm, 4-8 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

Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant?

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

Blooming information

Bloom season:
Spring / Summer

General information about the flower:
Green flowers the bracts yellow the flowers grow in the end of the stem in cluster in rosette structure

Scientific name:

Euphorbia myrsinites

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