Contact Us

Back to Material Selections  /

Selection Category 




Red Pencil Tree


This succulent tree or shrub is mainly grown for its striking silhouette. Pencil-thick branches are slower growing than the species and are pale pink to fiery salmon pink; fades closer to yellow in the summer and becomes redder in the winter. Small leaves are inconspicuous.

Euphorbia tirucalli 'Sticks on Fire'

Leaf Characteristics

Leaf color :Pale pink to fiery salmon pink

Plant Anatomy

Foliage growth cycle : Evergreen

Average size maturity width : 3-5 ft.

Average size maturity height : 4-8 ft

Growth rate : Fast

Cultural Information

USDA Zone : 30 to 35 F( Z10a)

Sunset zone : 13, 23, 24

Water requirements : Regular

Light exposure : Sun

Landscape Attributes

Attractive bark :Yes