Euphorbia ferox

Native range: South Africa

Known names: N/A

Hardiness: Best kept above freezing

Mature Size: ~6" tall, ~10" wide

Light: Filtered sun, morning sun, avoid afternoon sun.

Water: Summer water, keep on the dryer side in winter. 

Soil: Fast draining, succulent mix

Dormancy Period: N/A

Pet-Safe: No

Plant Size: Grown in 2.5" pot


*All Euphorbias can cause skin, eye, and mouth irritation. Avoid touching the sap.*


Thick, pinkish red spines. Fun fact: This Euphorbia is related to the ever-cherished Christmas Poinsettia!!!

Euphorbia ferox