How to grow Euphorbia obesa

Euphorbia obesa growing succulent of the genus Euphorbia also known as Sea urchin plant, Euphorbia obesa perennial used as ornamental drought tolerant plant, can grow in subtropics, desert or mediterranean climate and growing in hardiness zone 10-12.

Euphorbia obesa stems

Stem color red, green, purple or more than one color there are different patterns stipes dot, the shape like little ball round or flattened, shape of the cactus resemble to Sea urchin body.

Flower color green small 1-2 mm with three petals.

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How to grow Euphorbia obesa growing and care:

Well-drained soil, more than -2C

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

Is it necessary to use vegetative reproduction?

Difficulties or problems when growing:

Recommended planting season?
Spring / Summer / Autumn

Pests and diseases:

Pruning season:
All year

How to prune:
Dead bloom stems

Size of the plant?
5-10cm, 2-4 inches

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
Green small 1-2 mm with three petals

Scientific name:

Euphorbia obesa

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