Euphorbia 'Diamond Frost'

Euphorbia ‘Diamond Frost’

Spurge

A table displaying which months are best to sow, plant and harvest.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Flowers
Flowers

Plant does not flower in January

Plant does not flower in February

Plant does not flower in March

Plant does not flower in April

Plant does flower in May

Plant does flower in June

Plant does flower in July

Plant does flower in August

Plant does flower in September

Plant does flower in October

Plant does not flower in November

Plant does not flower in December

  • Botanical name: Euphorbia 'Diamond Frost'
  • Common name: Spurge
  • Family: Euphorbiaceae
  • Plant Type: Perennial, Evergreen
Flower colour:

White

Foliage colour:

Green

Euphorbia ‘Diamond Frost’ is a tender perennial often grown in pot and container displays, either en masse for dramatic effect, or to complement other plants with its frothy foliage and flowers.

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This reliable plant has an extremely long flowering period, lasting from late-spring until the first frosts of autumn. No deadheading is required either, and when temperatures rise, you’ll find it to be drought-tolerant.

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For best results, grow Euphorbia ‘Diamond Frost’ in full sun or partial shade, in rich, moist, well-drained soil. Either treat it as an annual and compost when past its best, or overwinter by moving it to a bright, frost-free spot over winter.

How to grow Euphorbia 'Diamond Frost'

  • Plant size

    45cm height

    30cm spread

  • Aspect

    East facing, south facing, west facing

  • Position in border

    Front

  • Sun exposure: Full sun, dappled shade, partial shade
  • Hardiness: Tender
  • Soil type: Well drained / light / sandy / clay / heavy / moist / chalky / alkaline / acidic

Plant calendar

A table displaying which months are best to sow, plant and harvest.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Plant
Plant

Do not Plant in January

Do not Plant in February

Do not Plant in March

Do Plant in April

Do Plant in May

Do Plant in June

Do not Plant in July

Do not Plant in August

Do not Plant in September

Do not Plant in October

Do not Plant in November

Do not Plant in December

Flowers
Flowers

Plant does not flower in January

Plant does not flower in February

Plant does not flower in March

Plant does not flower in April

Plant does flower in May

Plant does flower in June

Plant does flower in July

Plant does flower in August

Plant does flower in September

Plant does flower in October

Plant does not flower in November

Plant does not flower in December

Divide
Divide

Do not Divide in January

Do not Divide in February

Do Divide in March

Do Divide in April

Do not Divide in May

Do not Divide in June

Do not Divide in July

Do not Divide in August

Do not Divide in September

Do not Divide in October

Do not Divide in November

Do not Divide in December

Euphorbia 'Diamond Frost' and wildlife

Euphorbia 'Diamond Frost' has no particular known value to wildlife in the UK.

Is Euphorbia 'Diamond Frost' poisonous?

Euphorbia 'Diamond Frost' can be toxic. Its sap is toxic.

Toxic to:

Toxic to Birds

Toxic to Cats

Toxic to Dogs

Toxic to Horses

Toxic to Livestock

Toxic to People