African Milk Tree, Euphorbia Trigona 'Rubra'

Regular price £70.00
Decorative pot not included. Hand-delivery calculated at checkout.

Found growing in West Africa, this succulent has a regal red colouring to it not found in many plants of this stature. 
Water freely in summer, but allow to dry out more in winter, as moisture is stored in the body of the plant like a succulent. 
The sap is toxic so should not be ingested and should not make contact with the eyes. This makes the plant unsuitable for homes with pets and children. 

Size Information:

Height (Including pot):  70cm
Width (Head): 30cm
Nursery Potsize (Diameter / Height):  ø20cm / H18cm
Decorative Pot Required (Opening / Internal Height): 22cm+ / H20cm+

Decorative pot not included, available to buy here. The plant will be delivered in a plastic nursery pot. 
    For no fuss or mess you can put the plant in the growing pot it arrives in straight inside a decorative one. This also allows allows excess water to be drained after watering. 
    For a good fit the opening (not diameter) and height of the new decorative pot need to be several centimetres greater than the current growing pot.
    Here are recommended sizes - 

    Size Diameter / Height Minimum Decorative Pot Opening Required
    2 Litre

    ⌀17cm H13cm


    4 Litre

    ⌀20cm H16.5cm


    7 Litre

    ⌀25cm H20cm


    10 Litre

    ⌀28cm H22.5cm 


    15 Litre

    ⌀33cm H30cm


    20 Litre

    ⌀35.5cm H32.5cm



    For a seamless finish where the plant is potted into the decorative pot, liners are available to prevent water leaking and the pot from damage.

    We also offer a potting service

    Our library of plant care guides with useful information can be viewed here.

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