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Euphorbia polychroma

Common Name(s):
Cushion spurge, Cushion euphorbia
Cultivar(s):
Midas
Category:
Groundcover
Comment:

Space 14-20 in. apart; drought tolerant

Height:
6-8 in.
Hardiness:
4 to 8
Foliage:
Alternate, simple, stemless 2 in. medium green leaves; reddish tinge in fall
Flower:
Cluster of poinsettia-like flowers; 1 in. chartruese bracts
Habit:
Deciduous
Site:
Sun to light shade; prefers loose, light-textured, well-drained sandy to gravelly soil
Size:
10-18 in.; spread of 1-1.5 ft.
Form:
Mound
Growth Rate:
Moderate
Tags:
deciduous

NCCES plant id: 277

Euphorbia polychroma Euphorbia polychroma
Euphorbia polychroma Close up of flower
photo by Kingsbrae Garden, CC BY-NC-SA - 2.0