Euphorbia loricata
Euphorbia loricata

Euphorbia Loricata African Palm Tree

(This plant comes in a 3.5 inch pot. 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 . The plant is shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots).

Euphorbia loricata is commonly known as the ‘African palm tree’ and belongs to the Euphorbiaceae family. A native of South Africa, this succulent reaches 3.3 feet (1 m) tall in height and enters dormancy in the summer season.

Growth Rate

The growth rate of African palm trees is fast.

Flowering

The flowers bloom in the Yellow-green shade during summers.

Water and Feeding/Fertilizer

Water regularly during the growing season. It will help the plant grow properly. Try to keep it completely dry in winters.

Soil

Euphorbia loricata is an easy species to grow. It needs a well-drained soil mix.

Hardiness

​African palm trees belong to the hardiness zone of 10a to 11b and have a frost tolerance of 32°F (0°C).

Light

This plant needs light shade to full sunlight to grow.

Propagation

Euphorbia loricata is easily propagated by cuttings in the late spring season. Like other succulents and cacti, these plants also need to dry out for some time.

The African palm tree is a beautiful succulent plant with slender leaves. This low-maintenance plant is suitable for beginner gardeners. 

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

Blooming Season Summer
Common Name African palm tree
Dormancy Summer
Family Euphorbiaceae
Flower Yellow-green
Frost Tolerance 32f (0°c)
Growth Rate Fast
Hardiness Zone 10a t0 11b
Height 3.3 feet (1 m) tall
Origin South africa
Pot Size 3.5"
Scientific Name Euphorbia loricata
Shape Succulent
Sun Exposure Light shade to full sun
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01/26/2022
Nyla

Very fresh and perfect

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05/25/2021
Niko

This plant is one-of-a-kind and beautiful

Euphorbia loricata

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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.