Exposure
Sun
Part sun
Soil Moisture Needs
Dry
Average
Growth Rate in the Garden
Slow
Critter Resistance
Rabbit Resistant
Deer Resistant
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Winter
Fall
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Spring
Foliage Attribute
Fall Interest
Bloom Color
Yellow
Attributes
Container
Evergreen
Rock Garden
Long Blooming
Good Cut Flowers
Drought Tolerant
Water Requirements
Prefers well-drained soil
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Euphorbia amygdaloides 'Ruby Glow'

Wood Spurge

Very well branched, compact growth of ruby red, darkening to almost black in the winter evergreen foliage. Leaf reverse and stems are red, with vivid contrasting chartreuse yellow flower appear in late spring against the dark foliage.

Evergreen
plant in full sun to maximize best foliage color
CAUTION: skin & eye irritant/toxic if eaten

Height:

12-18 in

Spacing:

18-24" (46-61 cm)

Hardiness Zone:

6-11

Bloom Time:

Late Spring

Bloom Color:

Chartreuse yellow

Euphorbia (yew-for'-bi-ah)

Family: Euphorbiaceae · Common Name: Cushion Spurge

Clusters of glowing flowers in shades of orange or yellow-green cover mounds of attractive foliage. Durable and easy to grow, tolerant of dry, poor soils. May reseed in the garden; moderate to slow-spreading.

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