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Botanical name: Euphorbia wallichii
Other names: Wallich spurge
Species: E. wallichii - E. wallichii is a clump-forming, herbaceous perennial with erect stems, linear, dark green leaves with white midribs and purple-tinted margins, and bright yellow flowers in early summer.
Euphorbia wallichii is: Deciduous
Flower: Bright-yellow in Summer
Foliage: Flushed purple, Dark-green in Spring; Flushed purple, Dark-green in Summer; Dark-green, Flushed purple in Autumn
Habit: Clump-forming, Compact, Erect
Toxicity: All parts of the plant are highly toxic if ingested. The milky sap may cause irritation to skin and eyes.
Pests: Generally pest-free.
Diseases: Generally disease-free.
Pruning: Cut back flowering shoots to ground level in late summer or autumn.. REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Basal cuttings, Division. REGISTER to read more...
Euphorbia wallichii (Wallich spurge) will reach a height of 0.5m and a spread of 0.6m after 2-5 years.
Suggested uses: Beds and borders, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Mediterranean
Cultivation: Plant in any soil in full sun or partial shade.
|This plant likes...||Garden match|
|Soil types:||Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)|
|Soil drainage:||Moist but well-drained, Well-drained|
|Soil pH:||Acid, Alkaline, Neutral|
|Light:||Partial Shade, Full Sun|
|Aspect:||North, South, East, West|
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