Euphorbia 'Portuguese Velvet'


from 3 units: £4.99
from 5 units: £4.69

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Description :

It might be the smallest Euphorbia characias, but it is also the boldest!

Euphorbia characias or Evergreen spurge 'Portuguese Velvet' is a superb selection of the species and has a dense, rounded habit, velvety blue-green foliage and rounded clusters of dense bronze-coloured flower spikes.

Its bold architectural qualities make it an excellent plant to give structure to a rock garden.

Grows well in pots.

Goes well with Stipa tenuifolia, Sedum fabarium, Sedum 'Purple Emperor', Artemisia caucasica, Artemisia arborescens 'Little Mice', Allium pulchellum, Gypsophila repens Dorothy Teacher'.

Grow in the sun in gritty, light, well-drained soil. Hardiness: 12°C. In cold climates this spurge should be grown in pots and protected from the cold in winter.

- 12 cm pot

- Hardiness zones : zone 8-10
- Height: 50 to 70cm
- Plant spacing: 50 cm

- Flower colour: purple
- Flowering period: spring flowers
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