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Euphorbia characias

Description

A perennial subshrub native to the Mediterranean.  It is a tough plant that is tolerant of many conditions.

 

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Cultivars / Varieties:
subsp. wulfenii
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Cultivars / Varieties:
subsp. wulfenii
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  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Euphorbia
    Species:
    characias
    Family:
    Euphorbiaceae
    Life Cycle:
    Perennial
    Woody
    Country Or Region Of Origin:
    Mediterranean
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Perennial
    Shrub
  • Leaves:
    Hairs Present:
    No
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No