Canary Spurge - 2 litres
Euphorbia mellifera is the largest Euphorbia hardy enough to grow outside in the UK, forming a rounded architectural evergreen to around 1.5m high and wide or more in mild climates. Strongly honey-scented flowers open in April-May, followed by red-flushed seed pods. Plant in well-drained fertile soil in sunny warm site, sheltered from cold winds. Cut down old stems in spring to make way for strong new growth.
This plant has an RHS Award of Garden Merit.
|Awards||RHS Award of Garden Merit|
|Berry colour||Red, Brown|
|Botanical name||Euphorbia mellifera|
|Common name||Canary Spurge|
|Flower colour||Brown, Red|
|Foliage colour||Silver/Grey, Green|
|Plant type||Evergreen Shrubs|
|Season of interest||Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter|
|Time to maturity||5 - 10 years|
|Ultimate height||1.6m - 2.5m|
|Ultimate spread||1.6m - 2.5m|