Euphorbia tetra

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SIZE: Pot Diameter x Total Height
Size Tip: Fits in a pot with an 18cm+ opening

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A wonderfully simple to care for, undemanding succulent reminiscent of the gun slinging wild, wild west with its stunning architectural shape. Euphorbia tetra has a thick, central stem, that stores water. The stem is ribbed and edged with short spines.

Euphorbia tetra Care & Info Guide

Light: Needs lots of bright light. Direct sunlight is OK but take care to ensure this does not scorch the plant.

Water: Allow the soil to dry out before watering. Do not over water. Drought tolerant for short periods.

Temperature: Prefers it reasonably warm, ideally from 15-27°C. Keep out of draughts.

Feed: Apply a half strength dose of liquid fertiliser in the summer. View Plant Nutrition

Height and Growth Rate: Indoor height 1-2m but very slow growing.

Toxicity: The sap is poisonous and an irritant. Avoid getting into your eyes or mouth and handle with care.

Origin: South Africa.