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Euphorbia leucoldendron * Cat Tails Euphorbia

Euphorbia leucodendron is spectacular as a specimen plant. The Cat Tails Euphorbia grows to 4-6 feet tall and wide. Euphorbia produces tiny chartreuse flowers Spring and repeats lightly in the Fall. The many thin 1/2" stems make an interesting texture in the garden. Euphorbia leucodendron is cold hardy to 25° F and maybe below. The sap of Euphorbia leucodendron is poisonous and will cause welts or worse for sensitive folks, wear protictive clothing when working with this plant and go to the Doc if you inadvertantly spread the juices to your eyes.

Euphorbia tirucalli Sticks on Fire, Red Pencil Tree, Firesticks

Tiny flowers of Euphorbia leucodendron - Cat Tails Euphorbia. High resolution photos are part of our garden image collection.

Plants from the Euphorbia Genus featured on this site:
Euphorbia amygdaloides robbiae * Wood Spurge
Euphorbia Ascot Rainbow * Martin's Spurge
Euphorbia Blackbird * Blackbird Spurge
Euphorbia characias wulfenii * Mediterrenean Spurge
Euphorbia cotinifolia * Caribbean Copper Plant
Euphorbia cyathophora * Fire on the Mountain, Painted Leaf
Euphorbia leucodendron * Cat Tails Euphorbia
Euphorbia mammillaris variegata * Variegated Indian Corn Cob
Euphorbia milii * Crown of Thorns
Euphorbia myrsinites * Myrtle Spurge
Euphorbia Royal Velvet * Royal Velvet Spurge
Euphorbia Tasmanian Tiger * Tasmanian Tiger Variegated Spurge
Euphorbia tirucalli Sticks on Fire * Red Pencil Tree
Euphorbia xanti * Baja Spurge