EUPHORBIA characias wulfeni

Commonly known as Spurge, Wolf's milk

Extra large flowers, lime-green
Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
    Linear to oval grey-green leaves to 13cm (5in) long.
  • Green
    Lime green
  • Height
    1.2m (4ft)
  • Spread
    1.2m (4ft)
  • Medium shrub
    Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height
    Upright shrub with biennial shoots and clumps of erect, densely-woolly, purple-tinged stems.
  • 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)
    Borderline
  • Full sun

EUPHORBIA characias wulfeni

 
Estimated availability autumn 2022 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.
individually £12.50 each , 3+ £10.00 each 
Delivery Information Estimated availability autumn 2022

 

  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Wildlife plant - insects
    Pests & Diseases
    Aphids, grey mould.
    Place of origin
    Southeastern Europe.
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
    Borderline
  • 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
  • Scented Plants
    Scented foliage
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
    Spring
    Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Medium to light, fertile, well drained soil
  • Toxic - Category B - CAUTION
    Skin & eye irritant
    Harmful if eaten (People & Pets)
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
    Rabbit Resistant
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1.2m (4ft)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Watering Can
  1.2m (4ft)
 

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