Euphorbia tirucalli 'Sticks on Fire'
Sticks on Fire
Mountain States Nursery
In frost free areas can become a 30' tree but in colder areas is often knocked back by frost. Can be single or multiple trunked. Green cylindrical branches are about the diameter of a pencil. Leaves are not usually present. Some people are allergic to the sap. Tolerant of full sun or part shade and quite drought resistant as well as salt tolerant. African native. Great accent plant for a pot as well. This form has yellow, orange and light green branches if in full sun.
Information by Gardensoft
Planting Instructions: 1. Dig a hole 2 times the width and 1 and 1/2 times the height of the container. 2. Set rootball at ground level. 3. Prepare soil mix of equal parts soil and soil amendment. 4. Backfill with amended soil. 5. Build Basin and water.
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