Photo by Melody
It's time now to VOTE in our 14th annual photo contest! Voting ends November 7, so be sure to cast your votes for your favorites in each category here. Good luck to all contestants!

PlantFiles: Slipper Plant
Euphorbia lomelii

bookmark
Family: Euphorbiaceae (yoo-for-bee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Euphorbia (yoo-FOR-bee-uh) (Info)
Species: lomelii

Synonym:Pedilanthus macrocarpus
Synonym:Tithymalus macrocarpus
Synonym:Tithymalodes macrocarpum

One vendor has this plant for sale.

8 members have or want this plant for trade.

Category:
Cactus and Succulents

Height:
4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Spacing:
6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun
Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:
Handling plant may cause skin irritation or allergic reaction

Bloom Color:
Red

Bloom Time:
Late Spring/Early Summer

Foliage:
Succulent

Other details:
Drought-tolerant; suitable for xeriscaping
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

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:
By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including offsets)
From leaf cuttings
Allow cut surface to callous over before planting

Seed Collecting:
Unknown - Tell us

Click thumbnail
to view:

By Xenomorf
Thumbnail #1 of Euphorbia lomelii by Xenomorf

By Xenomorf
Thumbnail #2 of Euphorbia lomelii by Xenomorf

By Xenomorf
Thumbnail #3 of Euphorbia lomelii by Xenomorf

By arcadon
Thumbnail #4 of Euphorbia lomelii by arcadon

By UCDweeb
Thumbnail #5 of Euphorbia lomelii by UCDweeb

By palmbob
Thumbnail #6 of Euphorbia lomelii by palmbob

By Xenomorf
Thumbnail #7 of Euphorbia lomelii by Xenomorf

There are a total of 29 photos.
Click here to view them all!

No details have been posted.

Regional...

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

Chandler, Arizona
Gilbert, Arizona
Phoenix, Arizona
Tucson, Arizona
Carlsbad, California
Rancho Mirage, California
San Diego, California
Mesilla Park, New Mexico
Houston, Texas
La Porte, Texas



We recommend Firefox
Overwhelmed? There's a lot to see here. Try starting at our homepage.

[ Home | About | Advertise | Media Kit | Mission | Featured Companies | Submit an Article | Terms of Use | Tour | Rules | Privacy Policy | Contact Us ]

Back to the top

Copyright © 2000-2014 Dave's Garden, an Internet Brands company. All Rights Reserved.
 

Hope for America