Euphorbia characias 'Portuguese Velvet'
Spurge - 2.5 litres
Euphorbia characias 'Portuguese Velvet' is a distinct, very compact variety of this shrubby evergreen perennial, with velvety grey foliage and clusters of yellow-green flowers with black nectaries from early spring to early summer. Height and spread 60cm. Best in sharply drained soil in full sun, sheltered from cold winds. Ideal for a gravel garden. RHS Award of Garden Merit. British nursery grown.
|Awards||RHS Award of Garden Merit|
|Botanical name||Euphorbia characias|
|Flower colour||Green, Yellow|
|Flowering time||Spring, Summer|
|Foliage colour||Green, Silver/Grey|
|Plant type||Herbaceous Perennials|
|Season of interest||Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter|
|Time to maturity||2 - 5 years|
|Ultimate height||0.6m - 1m|
|Ultimate spread||0.6m - 1m|