Euphorbia infausta
Euphorbia infausta
Euphorbia infausta
Euphorbia infausta
Euphorbia infausta
Euphorbia infausta
Euphorbia infausta
Euphorbia infausta
Euphorbia infausta
Euphorbia infausta

A native to South Africa, Euphorbia infausta is a compact long-lived plant species belonging to the Euphorbiaceae family. Growing up to 12 inches in height, this clump-forming plant has typically a dark green tint, however, it can occasionally have purplish-colored stripes on it. Also known as Euphorbia meloformis, this mound-shaped plant enters into dormancy in the winters and has a slow growth rate. No leaves or branches can be found on this globose-shaped species.

Growth Rate
This dioecious small species has a slow growth rate.

Flowering
Euphorbia infausta bears attractive yellow-colored flowers from the spring to fall seasons.

Watering
One of the important Euphorbia meloformis care tips is to water your plant actively during the growing season. These plants are drought-tolerant and can survive without water with ease.

Soil
You can form a mix of sand and a small amount of perlite. In the absence of that, any commercial potting mix for succulents will work.

Hardiness
Euphorbia infausta is hardy in zones 10 to 11. The ideal temperature ranges from 55 to 65 degrees Fahrenheit at night and 70 to 80 degrees Fahrenheit during the day, respectively.

Light
This Euphorbia variety prefers full sun. Thus, place your plant in a sunny spot for five to six hours each day. However, they could require shade from the afternoon sun.

Propagation
Both seeds and stem cuttings can be used to propagate these plants.

Euphorbia infausta is an interesting plant species with 6-8 lobes edged that are bordered with tiny spines. Its look varies depending on the region and even the type of plant. Check out this beauty on Planet Desert!

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Euphorbia infausta

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Please note: All Landscape Ready plants that are in a 6-inch pot or larger WILL NOT come with a pot as it will be shipped bare root.

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Please note: Our large plants are many years old, and as a result, they might have minor scaring but will arrive 100% healthy and looking great.

Please note: Our large plants are shipped bare root. They are also many years old, and as a result, they might have minor scaring but will arrive healthy and looking great.

If you live in a cold climate and 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. If you do not order a heat pack, we do not send one with your order.

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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.

Plants that are in 3.5" pots and smaller will be shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots. Any plant that is 6" and larger WILL NOT come with a pot as it will be shipped bare root.

Depending on the species and season, you will receive a very similar plant to the one in the picture. It may or may not be blooming at the time of your purchase.

We ship via USPS Priority Mail, and we calculate the shipping cost based on the weight and volume of your purchase. Care instructions are included in every package you order. Please allow us up to 3 business days to process your order. Depending on your location, we will ship the plants on a certain day to avoid transit time during weekends or holidays. If you wish to receive your order on a specific date, or have special instructions, please add a note on your order. If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to contact us at any time.

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A native to South Africa, Euphorbia infausta is a compact long-lived plant species belonging to the Euphorbiaceae family. Growing up to 12 inches in height, this clump-forming plant has typically a dark green tint, however, it can occasionally have purplish-colored stripes on it. Also known as Euphorbia meloformis, this mound-shaped plant enters into dormancy in the winters and has a slow growth rate. No leaves or branches can be found on this globose-shaped species.

Growth Rate
This dioecious small species has a slow growth rate.

Flowering
Euphorbia infausta bears attractive yellow-colored flowers from the spring to fall seasons.

Watering
One of the important Euphorbia meloformis care tips is to water your plant actively during the growing season. These plants are drought-tolerant and can survive without water with ease.

Soil
You can form a mix of sand and a small amount of perlite. In the absence of that, any commercial potting mix for succulents will work.

Hardiness
Euphorbia infausta is hardy in zones 10 to 11. The ideal temperature ranges from 55 to 65 degrees Fahrenheit at night and 70 to 80 degrees Fahrenheit during the day, respectively.

Light
This Euphorbia variety prefers full sun. Thus, place your plant in a sunny spot for five to six hours each day. However, they could require shade from the afternoon sun.

Propagation
Both seeds and stem cuttings can be used to propagate these plants.

Euphorbia infausta is an interesting plant species with 6-8 lobes edged that are bordered with tiny spines. Its look varies depending on the region and even the type of plant. Check out this beauty on Planet Desert!

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