AWARD

EUPHORBIA palustris

Commonly known as Milkweed, Spurge

Clump forming species with green leaves turning yellow in autumn and long lasting deep yellow flowers
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EUPHORBIA palustris

 
Available Early Spring 2022 - Spring according to the Met office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore early spring is early March to mid-April. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.
individually £11.50 each , 3+ £9.00 each 
Delivery Information Available Early Spring 2022

 

  • Deciduous
    Elliptic to oblong-lance-shaped leaves 6cm (2½in) long
  • Yellow
  • Height
    90cm (36in)
  • Spread
    90cm (36in)
  • Herbaceous Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
    Robust perennial with erect, pale green stems. Leaves turn yellow and orange in autumn. Flowers are produced in terminal cymes to 15cm (6in) across.
  • Very hardy Hardy in the severest continental climates including exposed upland locations in the UK. Plant can withstand temperatures < -20 (-4°F)
  • Full sun
  • 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
    Pests & Diseases - aphids, grey mould (Botrytis)
  • Place of origin
    southern Scandinavia to Spain to western Caucasus, western Asia, Russia (western Siberia)
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Pruning group
    Pruning group 4
    Suitable for: Deciduous trees and shrubs that flower on current year's growth or are grown for winter stem effect.
    Pruning: Hard prune to a low permanent framework.
    When: Annually in early Spring.

    RHS group 5, 6 & 7
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
  • Wildlife
    Rabbit Resistant
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90cm (36in)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Watering Can
  90cm (36in)
 

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