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Euphorbia palustris

Marsh spurge

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Features

  • BloomsMay to June
  • Height0.6m to 1m
  • Spread0.5m to 1m
  • Growth HabitClump
  • Flower ColourYellow green
  • Leaf ColourBright green

Description

Euphorbia palustris (Marsh spurge). This plant will produce yellow-green flowers around late spring, it will needs moist soil.

Characteristics

Perennial, Evergreen, Shrub or Tree

Origin

Asia

Interest and use

Ground cover, walls, rock gardens

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Needs

  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilClay, Chalky
  • Soil pH6.0 to 7.0
  • WaterMoist

Cultivation

Watch out it is poisonous and allergenic.

Propagation

Annual self-seeding

Pests, diseases or disorders

Milky sap may irritate skin. Grey mould and mealy bugs may be problematic.

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