London (change)
Today 20°C / 15°C
Tomorrow 16°C / 13°C

Euphorbia x martini

Spurge

Reader rating

From 0 ratings

+ Add a review

Key information

Plant type

Hardy perennial

Flower colour

Light green

Feature

Flowers, Dramatic foliage

Hardiness

Hardy

Skill level

Beginner

Euphorbia x martini

Plant details

A good choice if you have poor, dry soil in shade, this euphorbia thrives in difficult conditions. It is a rhizomatous plant that spreads by underground runners. The evergreen leaves form a low, weed-smothering carpet over the ground. This variety has dark green foliage with prominent, light-green midribs. These complement the bright lime-green flowers perfectly. These persist until summer gradually fading to pale-green.

Family: Euphorbiaceae

Genus: Euphorbia

Species: martini

Plant type: Hardy perennial

Flower colour: Light green

Foliage colour: Dark green

Feature: Flowers, Dramatic foliage

Sun exposure: Full sun, Partial shade, Shade

Soil: Well-drained/light, Clay/heavy, Chalky/alkaline, Dry

Hardiness: Hardy

Skill level: Beginner

Height: 30cm

Spread: 60cm

Time to divide plants: September to November


Reader reviews

Be the first reader to review the Euphorbia x martini Spurge!

Add your own review

Please register or login to add a review