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Euphorbia trigona Rubra

Euphorbia trigona Rubra

This attractive columnar tree Euphorbia trigona Rubra is also known as the 'African milk tree' and has shiny r... read more

This attractive columnar tree Euphorbia trigona Rubra is also known as the 'African milk tree' and has shiny red spines like cow horns arranged in perfectly spaced rows spreading laterally along the 4 corners of its columns and attractive red leaves sprouting from it's ridges.

This Euphorbia is quite fast growing and a highly sought after variety, in mild warm climates in can be grown outdoors otherwise it is more commonly grown as a houseplant.

It isn't an actual cactus, but it looks a lot like one

Very easy to grow


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Euphorbia trigona Rubra - 1 plant

Euphorbia trigona Rubra - 1 plant A08591 - Euphorbia trigona Rubraa

  • Delivered as pot plant
  • Pot size 10 cm
  • Delivery height including pot 25 cm
  • Decorative planter not included
<ul class="productinfolist"><li>Pot size 10 cm</li><li>Delivery height including pot 25 cm</li><li>Delivered as pot plant</li><li>Decorative planter not included</li><li>Available from 01/09 - 29/12</li></ul> 28 pcs in stock

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Euphorbia trigona Rubra

This attractive columnar tree Euphorbia trigona Rubra is also known as the 'African milk tree' and has shiny red spines like cow horns arranged in perfectly spaced rows spreading laterally along the 4 corners of its columns and attractive red leaves sprouting from it's ridges.

This Euphorbia is quite fast growing and a highly sought after variety, in mild warm climates in can be grown outdoors otherwise it is more commonly grown as a houseplant.

It isn't an actual cactus, but it looks a lot like one

Details Euphorbia trigona Rubra

  • Very easy to grow
  • Blooms: November - April
  • Full grown: 5 Years
  • Full grown height: 1 - 1.50 m
  • Full grown width: 50 - 75 cm
  • Plant location: sunny
  • Hardiness: Not hardy
  • Harmful if eaten
  • Preferred soil: Well drained

How to take care of Euphorbia trigona Rubraa

Position Euphorbia trigona Rubraa in a bright sunny south-facing window. Euphorbia trigona Rubraa need direct sunlight and moderate watering during their growing season. Allow the soil to dry out between each watering.

Feed with a little bit of some liquid fertiliser during the growing season. Euphorbia are quite fast growing plants and will need to be transplanted to a bigger pot every other year use free draining compost mixed with sand and add pebbles to the bottom of the pot to ensure extra drainage.

Customer reviews

Julia C. from Newcastle

Great value on plants that would cost a great deal more at a garden centre. I’ll keep on buying from gardens4you.

      Excellent
01-12-2020

Reginald E., Leeds

Quick delivery, well packaged , healthy plants.Will use again.

     Excellent
19-12-2020

Graham I. from Otley West Yorkshire

First class products with a prompt service to match. Will definitely place further orders.

      Excellent
22-12-2020

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