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Container Size: 2.25 inch T / 9.7 fl.oz. / 287 ml

Item# 750

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Euphorbiaceae

Yellow Crown of Thorns

Euphorbia milii forma lutea

Soft primrose yellow flowers are born throughout the year on this tough little cactus-like shrub. Extremely easy to care for.

The Crown of Thorns is a heat loving cactus-like succulent that is extremely easy to grow and will provide months of color with it's long-lasting colorful flower-like bracts. This durable and reliable Poinsettia cousin will revel in full sun or will be perfectly happy in light shade on the porch or patio. The Crown of Thorns is at home in containers indoors or out and is an excellent choice for well-drained gardens and xeriscaping. Drought tolerant, salt tolerant, and deer resistant. Excellent drainage is probably the most important factor for being successful with this plant.

Average Mature Size: 2-3'H x 2-4'W

USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 9B,10,11

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Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun, Part shade

Indoor Light: Direct sunlight, High

pH Range: Mildly Acidic, Neutral, Slightly Alkaline

Salt Tolerance: Moderate-High

Deer Resistance: Rarely Bothered

Native To / Origin: Madagascar

Please be advised that humans and/or animals may have allergic reactions if part(s) of this plant are consumed or by coming into contact with sap from bruised or broken plant parts: Leaves, Stems, Flowers, Sap - Minor toxicity if ingested, Sap is a severe eye irritant and can cause dermatitis

 
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