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Euphorbia rigida

Spurge

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Key information

Plant type

Hardy perennial

Flower colour

Yellow

Feature

Flowers

Hardiness

Hardy

Skill level

Beginner

photo by Geoff Kidd, copyright GAP Photos (50418)

Plant details

Native to drier parts of the Mediterranean, this is an ideal plant for the rock garden. The pink tinged stems, set with narrow blue-green leaves are at first erect but then lax as the heads of yellow flowers open in spring.

Family: Euphorbiaceae

Genus: Euphorbia

Species: rigida

Plant type: Hardy perennial

Flower colour: Yellow

Foliage colour: Blue-green

Feature: Flowers

Sun exposure: Full sun

Soil: Well-drained/light, Chalky/alkaline, Dry, Moist

Hardiness: Hardy

Skill level: Beginner

Height: 40cm

Spread: 60cm

Time to plant seeds: March to April

Time to divide plants: March to April


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