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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
Euphorbia Ascot Rainbow
Euphorbia Blackbird
Euphorbia characias wulfenii
Euphorbia cotinifolia
Euphorbia leucodendron
Euphorbia mammillaris variegata
Euphorbia milii
Euphorbia myrsinites
Euphorbia Royal Velvet
Euphorbia Tasmanian Tiger
Euphorbia tirucalli Sticks on Fire
Euphorbia xanti