Euphorbia leistneri
Euphorbia leistneri
Euphorbia leistneri
Euphorbia leistneri
Euphorbia leistneri
Euphorbia leistneri

Euphorbia leistneri is a species of succulent plant in the Euphorbiaceae family. It is endemic to northwest-Namibia and southwest-Angola near the Kunene river. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical dry shrubland. It is threatened by habitat loss. E. leistneri is closely related to Euphorbia monteiri.

Description: It has big bamboo shaped leaves that come off of seperate columns that grow vertical.

Ideal light conditions: sun with partial shade

Ideal water conditions: moderate in summer, drier in winter

From northern Namibia, this species is a multibranched shrub to short tree. The stems are variously angled and green, and light green leaves with reddish bases decorate the ends of the stems. The cyathia are pale green.

Some of the information in this description has been found at desert-tropicals.com, llifle.com and cactus-art.biz

Bloom Season Summer
Botanical Name Euphorbia leistneri
Common Name Ruby ball
Dormancy Winter
Family Asphodelaceae
Flower Color Orange
Growth Habit Dwarf
Hardiness Zone 9b to 11
Mature Size 3 m
Native Area Namibia and angola
Sun Exposure Full sun

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Euphorbia leistneri

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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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Euphorbia leistneri is a species of succulent plant in the Euphorbiaceae family. It is endemic to northwest-Namibia and southwest-Angola near the Kunene river. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical dry shrubland. It is threatened by habitat loss. E. leistneri is closely related to Euphorbia monteiri.

Description: It has big bamboo shaped leaves that come off of seperate columns that grow vertical.

Ideal light conditions: sun with partial shade

Ideal water conditions: moderate in summer, drier in winter

From northern Namibia, this species is a multibranched shrub to short tree. The stems are variously angled and green, and light green leaves with reddish bases decorate the ends of the stems. The cyathia are pale green.

Some of the information in this description has been found at desert-tropicals.com, llifle.com and cactus-art.biz

Bloom Season Summer
Botanical Name Euphorbia leistneri
Common Name Ruby ball
Dormancy Winter
Family Asphodelaceae
Flower Color Orange
Growth Habit Dwarf
Hardiness Zone 9b to 11
Mature Size 3 m
Native Area Namibia and angola
Sun Exposure Full sun

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