Euphorbia tirucalli grow and care – shrub to small tree succulent of the genus Euphorbia also known as Euphorbia tirucali, Pencil tree plant or Pencil cactus, Euphorbia tirucalli perennial evergreen used as ornamental drought tolerant attract pollinators plant or as bonsai, can grow in subtropics, mediterranean, desert or dry tropics climate and growing in hardiness zone 9+. Euphorbia tirucalli stems
Stems color can be: green, red, orange or yellow, the stems fleshy.
Leaves color can be: green, red, yellow, orange, leaves small and grow in the top of the plant.
Flower color pink, yellow or orange, flowers small 1-2 mm with five petals.
Euphorbia tirucalli for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy VIDEO How to grow Euphorbia tirucalli growing and care:
Frost free, well-drained soil
What is the best way to start growing? Plant / Seed / Vegetative reproduction Is it necessary to use vegetative reproduction? No, but for colored cultivars better to start from cutting Difficulties or problems when growing: Poisonous Springm, summer, autumn Recommended planting season? Aphids, slugs, snails Pests and diseases: Pruning season: Autumn / Winter How to prune: Just for desgin Size of the plant? 1.5-7 m, 5-21 feet Growth speed in optimal condition: Medium growing / Slow growing Small amount of water Water requirement: Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Sun No Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Yes Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Blooming information Spring Bloom season: General information about the flower: Small flowers with five petals in color pink, yellow or orange Scientific name:
Blooming Seasons Flower colors Orange flower Pink flower Yellow flower Climate Desert Climate Mediterranean Climate Subtropics Climate Tropics Climate Ornamental parts Ornamental leaves Ornamental plant Plant growing speed Average growing plants Slow growing plants Plant life-form Evergreen Perennial plant Shrub Succulent Tree Plant Uses Drought tolerant plants Ornamental plants Planting Season Autumn Planting Spring Planting Summer planting Plants sun exposure Full sun Plants Part shade Plants Watering plants Hardiness zone Hardiness zone 10 Hardiness zone 11 Hardiness zone 12 Hardiness zone 13