EUPHORBIA epithymoides 'Bonfire'

Commonly known as Spurge, Spurge, Wolf's milk

Green leaves flushed red/purple, becoming dark red in autumn. Yellow flowers

EUPHORBIA epithymoides 'Bonfire'

 
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 £12.50 each , 3+ £10.00 each 
Delivery Information Available Early Spring 2022
plant size comparison icon 1 to 1.5 Litre

 

  • Deciduous
    Obovate to elliptic-oblong leaves 3.5-5cm (1½-2in) long
  • Height
    40cm (16in)
  • Spread
    60cm (24in)
  • Herbaceous Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
    Clump-forming herbaceous perennial. Long-lasting cyathia cupped by showy, bright, greenish yellow involucres in terminal cymes 4-8cm (1½-3in) across
  • Hardy - very cold winter Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial 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
    Pests & Diseases - aphids, grey mould
  • Place of origin
    central and southern Europe, Turkey
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil - humus-rich
  • Medium to light, fertile, well drained soil
  • Wildlife
    Rabbit Resistant
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40cm (16in)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Hand Trowel
  60cm (24in)
 

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