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EUPHORBIA amygdaloides var robbiae

Commonly known as Wolf's milk, Wood spurge

Lime-green-yellow flowers
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EUPHORBIA amygdaloides var robbiae

 
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  • Evergreen
    Leaves broader than E. amygdaloides, leathery and glossy.
  • Green
  • Height
    60cm (24in)
  • Spread
    30cm (12in)
  • Ground cover These plants are typically low growing and spread quickly to inhibit weed growth on areas of bare soil
    Spreads widely by rhizomes. Can become invasive. Flowers in terminal cymes to 18cm (7in) tall.
  • Hardy - average winter Hardy through most of the UK apart from inland valleys, at altitude and central/northerly locations. May suffer foliage damage and stem dieback in harsh winters in cold gardens. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -10°C (14°F)
  • Full sun
    Will tolerate full sun if soil is permanently moist
  • Partial shade
    Or light dappled shade
  • Caution, toxic if eaten, may cause skin allergy or irritant These plants are toxic if eaten and may also cause a skin allergy, rash, irritation to eyes and skin.
  • Additional Features
    Good to know - syn. E. robbiae (Mrs. Robb's bonnet). Wildlife plant - insects
  • Pests & Diseases
    aphids, grey mould.
  • Place of origin
    northwestern Turkey.
  • Hardiness
    Frost hardy (down to -5)
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Winter
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil - humus-rich.
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
  • Rabbit Resistant
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