The Fern House

Euphorbia Trigona Rubra | African Milk Tree | 12CM Pot

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One of our favourites the Euphorbia trigona (also known as the African Milk Tree because of his milky sap contained in the stems) is a fantastic architectural succulent. He is an easy-care indoor plant that is perfect for those people that do may forget to water now and again!

Ideal location:  Any indoor room.

Light conditions: Bright, indirect light. He doesn’t mind a bit of direct light just watch his leaves don’t scorch.

Watering: Let his soil dry out before watering again. He is drought tolerant for short periods. Careful not to over water.

Neediness: So easy. Please note the leaves on these plants die off on a regular basis. Don’t worry he will make more over time.

Pets & Children: Not suitable for children or pets. His sap is poisonous and an irritant. Avoid getting it into your eyes or mouth.

Rate of growth: Slow growing! Can reach 100cm – 200cm indoors.

Sizing: Pot W12cm x height approx. 40cm

Temperature: Average indoor temperatures of 18-27ºC are suitable, he doesn’t like draught.

Please note, the decorative planter is not included in the price.