Euphorbia squarrosa
Euphorbia squarrosa
Euphorbia squarrosa
Euphorbia squarrosa
Euphorbia squarrosa
Euphorbia squarrosa
Euphorbia squarrosa
Euphorbia squarrosa
Euphorbia squarrosa

Euphorbia squarrosa

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

Growth rate: It is a slow growing species.

Soil and pots: It likes pots with generous drain holes, needs a very airy potting medium.

Exposure: This plant has an excellent heat tolerance, and needs full sun to light shade exposures, it grows well even in full blasting sun, but can tolerate moderate shade.

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.


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Blooming Season Summer
Common Name Lactus
Dormancy Winter
Family Euphorbiaceae
Flower Magenta
Frost Tolerance 6º c
Growth Rate Slow growth
Hardiness Zone 9 to 12
Height 21 cm
Origin Tanzania
Pot Size 3.5"
Scientific Name Euphorbia squarrosa
Shape -
Sun Exposure Full sun to partial shade

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Stephen M.
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Good Quality

Received in good condition.

Sherry K.

This plant is just perfect - it came quick...

This plant is just perfect - it came quickly and was well packaged, worth every penny!

Carrie B.

Shipped very quickly and packaged securely...

Shipped very quickly and packaged securely. Plant arrived in excellent condition.

Marsha B.

Nice plant. Looking forward to seeing how...

Nice plant. Looking forward to seeing how well it grows this year.

Monte B.

I love it. Thank you so much

I love it. Thank you so much

Euphorbia squarrosa

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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, and if your order is $50.00 or more, you will get a heat pack free of charge by request. 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.

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