Euphorbia polyacantha - fishbone-thistle, fish-bone cactus shipped in a pot


Euphorbia Polyacantha - Fishbone-thistle, Fish-bone cactus shipped in a 6.5cm pot or larger

Similar to the ones shown in the photos

They all have offsets

Provided with care and growing guide

Euphorbia polyacantha is a succulent leafless spiny shrub 1-1.5 m high, occasionally to 2 metres, that is broader than high, with little or no clear trunk and numerous, and densely erect branches forming a dense rounded or almost flat crown.

The flowers (cyathia) are small, yellow-green and grow from "eyes" exactly in between the spine pairs in the angles of stems.

Branches: Ascending, mostly arising at the base, grey to dark green, about 12-30 mm thick, 4?5 (to 7-angled) angled usually constricted into shallow ovate segments 20-40 mm long, glabrous. Angles compressed, with small rounded teeth or crenations with spines shield joined in a continuous horny dark grey margins, dark when young

Number in Pack: 1

Features: Evergreen,Potted

Growth Stage: Vegetative

Season of Interest: Autumn,Spring,Summer,Winter

Country/Region of Manufacture: Malta

Genus: Euphorbia

Colour: Green,Grey

Growth Habit: Vertical

Climate: Continental,Mediterranean,Semiarid

Common Name: Fishbone-thistle, Fish-bone cactus

Plant Form: Plant

Soil Type: Loam,Sand,Silt,Well draining

Plant Type: Succulent

Brand: realdecals

Foliage: Evergreen

Set Includes: Flower Pot

Plant Characteristic: Dwarf

Growth Rate: Slow

Species: Euphorbia Polyacantha

Sunlight: Partial Shade,Full Sun,Low Sun,Medium Sun

Safety: Thorns

Indoor/Outdoor: Indoor

Type: Cacti & Succulents,Houseplants

Watering: Light

Shipping from Malta

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