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Euphorbia horrida

Native range: Southern Africa

Known names: African Milk Barrel

Hardiness: Keep above freezing

Mature Size: Grows slowly ~5' tall, as wide as you'll allow it to be.

Light: Direct sun, Half day sun- avoid hot afternoon sun. 

Water: Water during summer (let soil dry out completely), keep dry during winter.

Soil: Cactus/Succulent mix

Dormancy Period: Winter

Pet-Safe: No

Plant Size: Grown in 2.5" pot


This may look like a cactus but it is not a true cactus, and is actually more related to milkweeds. Produces offsets at the base. Avoid getting sap on you, especially around your eyes. 

Euphorbia horrida [2.5"]

SKU: 1636343638961
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