(This plant comes in a 3.5-inch pot. All our plants are grown under the same conditions, although not all the plants are the same. You will receive a similar plant in size and shape to the ones in the pictures. Our plants are hand-picked and carefully selected to bring you the best quality possible. Please allow us up to 3 business days to process your order. If you wish to receive your order on a specific date, or have special instructions, please add a note at the checkout. The plant is shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots.)
The Euphorbia infausta variegata is a succulent that is native to South Africa. It belongs to the family Euphorbiaceae. Euphorbia infausta has a bright deep green stem, leafless and spineless clump forming columnar succulent with 6-8 lobes edged with small spines. The common name of the plant is Melon Spurge. The succulent grows about 12 inches in height. Between spring and fall, the plant bears yellow-colored flowers. This is a winter dormant slow-growing succulent that requires sun to partial shade for growth. It is not frost-hardy.
The Euphorbia infausta variegata is a slow-growing plant.
The succulent outputs yellow flowers between spring and fall.
Coming to the Melon Spurge care, keep the level of water moderate in the hot season and minimal during winter.
A mix of sand and perlite is the perfect combination for the Euphorbia infausta variegata succulent. The soil must drain off well.
The hardiness zone for Euphorbia infausta variegata is 10 to 11. It is not frost-hardy.
The plant prefers full sun to partial shade.
The best way to propagate the plant is via seeds or stem cuttings.