This unusual plant has mounding, floppy stems with powder blue, evergreen leaves arranged in close spirals.
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.
Common Name: Donkey Tail Spurge
Family: Euphorbiaceae (The Spurge Family)
Zone Hardiness: 5-9
Light: Full Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: Yellow
Secondary Bloom Colour:
Bloom Time: Spring
Soil Moisture: Average, Drought Tolerant, Dry
Deer Resistant: Unknown
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: Rocky and grassy places.
Geogrpahical Origin: Europe and Africa - Europe and Western Russia
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