How to grow Synadenium grantii

Synadenium grantii growing succulent that grow shrub or small tree of the genus Euphorbia also known as African Milk Bush or Euphorbia grantii, Synadenium grantii perennial evergreen used as ornamental drought tolerant hedge plant, can grow in tropical, mediterranean or subtropics climate and growing in hardiness zone 10+.

Leaves color green purple-red in round to elliptic shape.

Synadenium grantii flower

Flower color purple, flower small and grow in the end of the branches in cluster.

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Requirements for Synadenium grantii growing and care:

Well-drained soil, wind free, frost free

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / 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:

Pruning season:
All year

How to prune:
Nothing special, need to be careful not to touch the branches in the cut

Size of the plant?
1-4 m, 3-12 feet

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Medium growing

Water requirement:
Average amount of water

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

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?

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

Blooming information

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General information about the flower:
Purple flowers, small flower grow in the end of the branches in cluster.

Scientific name:

Euphorbia grantii

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