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Image of Euphorbia cotinifolia photo by: James Burghardt

James Burghardt

(Caribbean Copper, Cotinus-leaved Spurge, Mexican Red Spurge)

The robust dark red foliage of Caribbean copper makes a terrific accent for gardens in warm climates. A tender woody shrub to small tree from Central and South America, it becomes deciduous in winter only if weather becomes very cool and dry. The leaves are rounded or oval in shape, colored a powdery deep red with tones of copper. During the warm months the stem tips will display small clusters of white flowers. The bark is light gray and smooth, and if cut, will exude milky latex that may be a skin...

Image of Euphorbia cotinifolia

Environmental Horticulture Dept. University of Florida

(Cotinus-leaved Spurge)

The robust dark red foliage of Caribbean copper makes a terrific accent for gardens in warm climates. A tender woody shrub to small tree from Central and South America, it becomes deciduous in winter only if weather becomes very cool and dry. The leaves are rounded or oval in shape, colored a powdery deep red with tones of copper. During the warm months the stem tips will display small clusters of white flowers. The bark is light gray and smooth, and if cut, will exude milky latex that may be a skin...

Image of Euphorbia fulgens photo by: Jessie Keith

Jessie Keith

(Scarlet-plume)

Scarlet plume is an upright deciduous subshrub with long weeping branches that become covered with blooms in winter. It is native to Mexico that exudes a milky sap from its stems and leaves that can be a mild skin irritant. Its winter display makes it best suited as a landscape plant for the far south, though it can also serve as a houseplant or conservatory specimen.

In winter, the colorful scarlet plume becomes covered with small blooms that appear along its long arching branches between...

Image of Euphorbia leucocephala photo by: Jessie Keith

Jessie Keith

(Little Christmas Flower, Snow Flake, White Lace Euphorbia)

"Sweet like honey" describes the scent of the tiny flowers of the little Christmas flower in late fall and early winter. A frost-tender evergreen shrub native to Mexico and Central America, it looks like an oval snowball when in bloom. As with other members of the spurge family, a milky sap exudes from broken leaves or stems.

The leaves are narrow ovals and are medium green with a hint of blue-green. A leaf underside is lighter green. In late fall the branch tips bear many tiny fragrant flowers...

Image of Euphorbia milii photo by: John Rickard

John Rickard

(Crown-of-Thorns)

This thorny plant has some of the showiest flowers of all the Euphorbias. A native of Madagascar, crown-of-thorns is a tropical, succulent shrub that stays evergreen year-round where hardy. From spring to late summer it produces many flowers with two showy bracts that are most typically scarlet red. Cultivars with orange, pink, white or creamy yellow bracts are also available.

Highly drought tolerant, this tough tropical requires full sun and can tolerate average to poor soil with good drainage....

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Mark A. Miller

(Crown-of-Thorns)

This thorny plant has some of the showiest flowers of all the Euphorbias. A native of Madagascar, crown-of-thorns is a tropical, succulent shrub that stays evergreen year-round where hardy. From spring to late summer it produces many flowers with two showy bracts that are most typically scarlet red. Cultivars with orange, pink, white or creamy yellow bracts are also available.

Highly drought tolerant, this tough tropical requires full sun and can tolerate average to poor soil with good drainage....

(Crown-of-Thorns, Short and Sweet Crown-of-Thorns)

Selected for its dwarf size and free-flowering habit, ‘Short and Sweet’ delivers an almost continual display of showy, bright red flowers. This patented cultivar originated from seedlings of Euphorbia milii ‘Tricolor’. The species is a thorny, succulent, semi-evergreen shrub native to Madagascar, commonly known as crown of thorns.

‘Short and Sweet’ forms a compact, rounded dome of thick, glossy, spoon-shaped leaves borne on branched, thorny stems. Its brilliant blooms are displayed...

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John Rickard

(Crown-of-Thorns)

This thorny plant has some of the showiest flowers of all the Euphorbias. A native of Madagascar, crown-of-thorns is a tropical, succulent shrub that stays evergreen year-round where hardy. From spring to late summer it produces many flowers with two showy bracts that are most typically scarlet red. Cultivars with orange, pink, white or creamy yellow bracts are also available.

Highly drought tolerant, this tough tropical requires full sun and can tolerate average to poor soil with good drainage....

Image of Euphorbia milii

Carol Cloud Bailey

(Crown-of-Thorns, Pretty Pink Crown-of-Thorns)

This thorny plant has some of the showiest flowers of all the Euphorbias. A native of Madagascar, crown-of-thorns is a tropical, succulent shrub that stays evergreen year-round where hardy. From spring to late summer it produces many flowers with two showy bracts that are most typically scarlet red. Cultivars with orange, pink, white or creamy yellow bracts are also available.

Highly drought tolerant, this tough tropical requires full sun and can tolerate average to poor soil with good drainage....

Image of Euphorbia milii

John Rickard

(Crown-of-Thorns)

This thorny plant has some of the showiest flowers of all the Euphorbias. A native of Madagascar, crown-of-thorns is a tropical, succulent shrub that stays evergreen year-round where hardy. From spring to late summer it produces many flowers with two showy bracts that are most typically scarlet red. Cultivars with orange, pink, white or creamy yellow bracts are also available.

Highly drought tolerant, this tough tropical requires full sun and can tolerate average to poor soil with good drainage....