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Helena's Spurge


This is a beautiful succulent perennial with green foliage variegated with red and white. It is useful when grown in containers or in perennial borders for its beautiful, complex coloration and adaptability to different soil types and watering regimes.

Euphorbia 'Helena's Blush'

Fruit Characteristics

Fruit edible :Yes

Leaf Characteristics

Leaf texture : Smooth

Leaf shape : Linear

Leaf color : Green with white and red

Flower Characteristics

Flower shape : Cyathia

Flower color : Yellow

Plant Anatomy

Foliage growth cycle : Evergreen

Average size maturity width : 1-2 ft.

Average size maturity height : 1 ft.

Growth rate : Moderate-Fast

Cultural Information

USDA Zone : 0 to 5 F( Z7a)

Light exposure : Partial 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