Botanical name: Euphorbia Redwing
Other names: Spurge Redwing, Euphorbia 'Charam'
Variety or Cultivar: Redwing _ Redwing is an herbaceous perennial with blue-green, linear leaves arranged in whorls, that take on red tints in late winter. In spring, clusters of acid-yellow-green flowers open from reddish buds on upright, leafy stems.
Euphorbia Redwing is: Semi evergreen
Flower: Yellow-green in Spring
Foliage: Blue-green in Spring; Blue-green in Summer; Blue-green in Autumn; Red in Winter
Habit: Clump-forming, Upright
Toxicity: All parts of the plant are highly toxic if ingested. The milky sap may cause irritation to skin and eyes.
Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)
Specific pests: Aphids
Specific diseases: Grey mould
Propagation methods: Basal cuttings, Division. REGISTER to read more...
Euphorbia Redwing (Spurge Redwing) will reach a height of 0.75m and a spread of 0.75m after 2-5 years.
Suggested uses: Architectural, Beds and borders, City, Cottage/Informal, Drought Tolerant, Gravel, Low Maintenance
Cultivation: Plant in light, well-drained soil in a sunny position.
Soil type: Loamy, Chalky, Sandy
Soil drainage: Well-drained
Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Light: Full Sun
Aspect: South, East, West
Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered
Hardiness: Hardy (H4)
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