Euphorbia esculenta Large Specimen
Euphorbia esculenta Large Specimen
Euphorbia esculenta Large Specimen
Euphorbia esculenta Large Specimen
Euphorbia esculenta Large Specimen
Euphorbia esculenta Large Specimen
Euphorbia esculenta Large Specimen
Euphorbia esculenta Large Specimen
Euphorbia esculenta Large Specimen
Euphorbia esculenta Large Specimen
Euphorbia esculenta Large Specimen
Euphorbia esculenta Large Specimen

This plant is shipped Bare root. Our specimen category are plants that are grown in different ways, some of them are grown in pots, some are grown in trays and other are grown directly in our fields, that is why we will ship them bare root.All of 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 .

( This plant is grown in an 8" Pot )

Cultivation and propagation: Euphorbia esculenta is an easy species to grow that is suited for any well drained soil in full sun. It is cultivated as an ornamental, and is a particular favorite of succulent plant enthusiasts.

Growing rate: It is a relatively slow growing and long lived plant and once established, it will be content in its position and with its soil for years.

Soil and pots: It likes deep pot with generous drain holes to accommodate its tap root, needs a very airy potting medium very permeable to water which mainly consists of nonorganic material such us clay, pumice, lava grit, expanded slate and only a little peat or leaf-mould. Re-pot every two years.

Exposure: It can tolerate moderate shade, and a plant that has been growing in shade should be slowly hardened off before placing it in full sun as the plant will be severely scorched if moved too suddenly from shade into sun.

Watering: Water regularly during the active growing season. No water should ever be allowed to stand around the roots. Keep almost completely dry in winter. However this spurge will tolerate dryness and can even thrives in poor, dry soils, but do better when grown in nutrient-rich soils with regular watering.

Hardiness: Some cold tolerance. This spurge has tolerated temperatures down to -6º C and even a little snow. However, it can be difficult to get it to look its best without a good amount of heat and sun (USDA Zones 8-11)

Known hazards: As with all other Euphorbias when a plant get damaged it exudes a thick white milky sap known as latex. This latex is poisonous, and may irritate skin. Pay extreme attention not to get any in your eyes or mouth. Cultivated plants must be handled carefully.

Blooming Season Spring
Common Name Euphorbia inermis
Dormancy -
Family Euphorbiaceae
Flower White
Frost Tolerance –6º C
Growth Rate Slow growth
Hardiness Zone 9b to 11b
Height 5 cm
Origin South africa
Pot Size 3.5"
Scientific Name Euphorbia esculenta Large Specimen
Shape -
Sun Exposure Full sun
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01/12/2021
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My new favorite Euphorbia!

Beautiful specimen. Expertly packaged for shipment. Arrived in perfect condition. I am SO happy with this purchase! Looking forward to restock/availability of this species (and perhaps other medusoid Euphorbia species ). Thank you!

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Colder regions warning: If you are expecting temperatures below 40 degrees within the next five days after placing your order, we highly recommend adding a heat pack to your order. We are now offering 72-hour heat packs by request. If your order is $50.00 or more, you will get a heat pack free of charge. To prevent plants from freezing while in transit, orders placed for areas with extreme severe freezing temperatures will be held for shipment until it is safe to ship. Care instructions are included in every package you order. We ship via USPS Priority Mail, and we calculate the shipping cost based on the weight and volume of your purchase. Depending on your location, we will ship the plants on a certain day to avoid transit time during weekends or holidays. If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to contact us at any time.