Euphorbia trigona is a an easy care succulent It makes a fascinating addition to any room with it's upright stems and ridges of short-lived leaves and thorns.
Also known as the African milk tree because of the milky sap contained in the stems.
Light: Prefers bright light. Direct sunlight is ok but take care to ensure this does not scorch the plant.
Water: Allow the soil to dry out before watering. Do not over water. Drought tolerant for short periods.
Temperature: Warm, ideally from 18-26°C. Keep out of cold draughts.
Feed: Use a weak solution of complete liquid fertiliser in the summer
Size: Pot Diameter x Total Height
Small 12cm x 35cm
Choose a cover pot with a 13 - 16cm diameter
Large 15cm x 55cm
Choose a cover pot with a 15 - 18cm diameter
NOTE:This plant is toxic if ingested and has sap that can irritate eyes and mouth, keep out of reach of pets and children