Cypress spurge 'Fens Ruby'
Elegant in imperial purple! Euphorbia cyparissias 'Fens Ruby' is entirely purple from the spring until the autumn. This fast-growing attractive, ball-shaped perennial grows well in sunny borders.
You can contrast it with Origanum vulgare 'Thumble's Variety', Euphorbia myrsinite, Artemisia 'Valerie Finnis' or plant it on its own in gravel. Prune twice: after flowering and when the leaves fall at the beginning of November. Height: 30 cm. Planting distance: 100 cm
"Euphorbia cyparissias provides very good ground cover. In fact, you might even call it a green pest. It is useful when you need extensive ground cover, but a disaster in manicured beds. You have been warned! "
Synonym: Euphorbia cyparissias 'Clarice Howard'
- 10,5cm pot
- Hardiness zones : zone 6-10
- Height: 10 to 30cm
- Plant spacing: 100 cm
- Flower colour: green yellow
- Flowering period: spring flowers
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