Euphorbia characias wulfenii
Broad clusters of yellow flowers grow from this evergreen perennial. Its upright stems form a 4' tall dome-shaped bush. Crowded all along the stems are narrow, blue-green leaves. It is fairly tolerant to droughts. In the late winter and early spring, its clustered flowers make dense, round to cylindrical masses. Until the seeds ripen, the color holds with only slight fading. At that point, the stalks should be cut out at the base.
Information by J.J. Neilson ArboretumVentura maste
Use caution when handling this plant, as all member of the euphorbia family produce a white latex-like soap when they are wounded, and it can cause irritation or else be very poisonous.
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