(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.)
Euphorbia ledienii is a succulent shrub freely branching from the base to form a very cactus-like plant up to 2 m high. The origin and habitats are South Africa, Cape Province: Uitenhage Div.: between Zwartkops and Sundays River, etc.; Humansdorp, Uitenhage, Port Elizabeth and Albany Div.
The inflorescence is a Cyme, formed by 3 cyathia in an horizontal line, peduncles up to 3 mm.
Water and Feeding/Fertilizer
Water thoroughly when soil is dry to the touch during active growing season (more than once a week during hot weather) In the winter months, watering's should be suspended or restricted to once over the winter.
This plant likes to be in full sun.
It is propagated by cuttings. It is recommend taking Euphorbia cuttings in Spring/Summer when the plant is growing so that they have a better chance of success.
Some of the information in this description has been found at desert-tropicals.com, llifle.com and cactus-art.biz