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Euphorbia myrsinites
Common Name: Donkey Tail Spurge Family: Euphorbiaceae (The Spurge Family)

Euphorbia myrsinites
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This unusual rockery, wall, container or front of the border plant has mounding, floppy stems with powder blue, semi-succulent, evergreen leaves arranged in close spirals around the stems. Stunning when it flowers in early spring with showy yellow bracts. Drought tolerant.


Geogrpahical Origin:
Europe and Western Russia
Southwest Asia and Asia Minor
Native Habitat:
Rocky and grassy places.

ClassEvergreen  Primary Bloom ColourYellow 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height4-8'  Bloom TimeSpring 
Spread12-24'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureFull - Part Sun Loves Sun Sun  Foliage ColourBluish Green 
Soil MoistureAverage Drought Tolerant Dry  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone5-9  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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