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Euphorbia tulearensis

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Family: Euphorbiaceae (yoo-for-bee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Euphorbia (yoo-FOR-bee-uh) (Info)
Species: tulearensis (too-lee-ah-REN-sis) (Info)

Synonym:Euphorbia milii var. tulearensis

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Category:
Cactus and Succulents

Height:
under 6 in. (15 cm)
6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

Spacing:
6-9 in. (15-22 cm)
9-12 in. (22-30 cm)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

Sun Exposure:
Light Shade

Danger:
Parts of plant are poisonous if ingested

Bloom Color:
Gold (Yellow-Orange)

Bloom Time:
Mid Summer

Foliage:
Deciduous
Succulent

Other details:
Drought-tolerant; suitable for xeriscaping
Suitable for growing in containers

Soil pH requirements:
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)
7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)

Patent Information:
Non-patented

Propagation Methods:
From softwood cuttings
Allow cut surface to callous over before planting
From seed; direct sow after last frost

Seed Collecting:
Bag seedheads to capture ripening seed
Properly cleaned, seed can be successfully stored

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1 positive
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Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive palmbob On Aug 19, 2004, palmbob from Acton, CA (Zone 8b) wrote:

small, weird multistemmed Madagascan succulent with sparse foliage: crinkled, stiff dark green leaves just like those seen on Euphorbia decaryi. No idea on cold hardiness, but my guess is it's not.

Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Phoenix, Arizona



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