The Plant Company

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Telephone:
01403 740100

Email:
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The Plant Company
Coolham Road
West Chiltington
Pulborough
West Sussex
RH20 2LH

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Opening times:
Monday-Friday, 9:00-17:30


 

The Plants

Euphorbia 'Schillingii'

spurge

Photo of Euphorbia 'Schillingii'

£8.99

This handsome, upright plant carries the lime green 'flowers' in flat, open heads on thick, straight stems with long, rich grass-green leaves. A lovely open clump ideal for any border. Caution: Harmful if eaten/skin and eye irritant.

Type

  • Perennials

Foliage: Deciduous

Hardiness: Hardy

Vigour: Medium growing

Uses

  • Beds and borders
  • Cottage style garden
  • Woodland area
  • Mediterranean style garden

Special features

  • Low maintenance
  • Drought tolerant
  • Evergreen
  • Ground cover
  • Architectural

Care instructions

To promote new shoots remove flower heads in spring after they have flowered. Cut back flowering shoots to ground-level in late summer or autumn. When working with spurges always wear gloves since the milky sap is poisonous and a potential skin irritant.

Dimensions

Size: Medium

Pot size: 2 litre

Eventual height: 100cm

Eventual spread: 60cm

Positions

  • Light shade

Aspects

  • South
  • East
  • West

Soil types

  • Normal
  • Clay

Soil pH ranges

  • Acid
  • Neutral
  • Alkaline

Special conditions

  • Coastal