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Variegated Spurge


This is a beautiful, variegated succulent with white and green foliage that grows to 3 ft tall and roughly as wide. Cream and greenish yellow flowers are borne in summer. It is useful for providing interesting foliage color in mixed perennial plantings, containers, or with other succulents.

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Fruit Characteristics

Fruit edible :Yes

Leaf Characteristics

Leaf texture : Smooth

Leaf length : 3-5"

Leaf shape : Linear

Leaf color : Grey-green edged with white

Flower Characteristics

Flower shape : Cyathia

Flower color : Green

Plant Anatomy

Foliage growth cycle : Evergreen

Average size maturity width : 2-3 ft.

Average size maturity height : 2-3 ft.

Growth rate : Moderate

Cultural Information

USDA Zone : -10 to -5 F( Z6a)

Sunset zone : 4-24

Light exposure : Sun

Landscape Attributes

Under oak trees : Yes

Barrier plants : Yes

Seashore conditions : Yes

Oak root fungus resistance : Yes

Hummingbirds : Yes

Hedges and screens : Yes

Frost tender : Yes

Fragrance : Yes

Erosion control : Yes

Drought tolerant : Yes

Deer resistant : Yes

Butterflies : Yes

Colorful fruits and berries : Yes

Birds : Yes

Autumn foliage color : Yes

Attractive bark : Yes

Allergenic plants : Yes