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Euphorbia milii Crown of thorns Mahkota duri Euphorbiaceae
 

Euphorbia milii, Crown of thorns, Euporbia, Mahkota duri, dewa duri

 

Euphorbia milii, Crown of thorns, Euporbia, Mahkota duri, dewa duri

This slow-growing, ferociously thorny, semi-succulent shrub with bright green, obovate leaves is a native of Madagascar.
Deciduous in cooler areas, it is resistant to dry conditions and grows to a height of about 3 ft (1 m) and a spread of about 30 in (75 cm).
It is excellent in rock gardens or in cavities and is often used as a low hedge in coastal areas.
Throughout the year, and especially in spring, it bears tiny, yellowish flowers enveloped by bright red bracts.
Euphorbia milii var. splendens is a semi-prostrate form with oblong leaves. Somona produces orange-red flowers.
Flowering colors: Orange, Red, Yellow
Cultivation: Plant in sun or part-shade in moist, well-drained soil.
Propagate from cuttings , or from seed.

 
Euphorbia milii, Crown of thorns, Euporbia, Mahkota duri, dewa duri Euphorbia milii, Crown of thorns, Euporbia, Mahkota duri, dewa duri Euphorbia milii, Crown of thorns, Euporbia, Mahkota duri, dewa duri

 

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