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Milkthorn

Euphorbia stellata

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Full Sun
Light watering

Flowering

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Milkthorn Overview

Euphorbia stellata is a succulent, evergreen caudiform plant from the Euphorbiaceae family. Commonly known by the name Milkthorn, this plant originates from the Eastern Cape Province of South Africa. It may be grown as an unusual houseplant, enjoying lots of sun and little water. It is typically grown as an ornamental plant, for the caudiform base, succulent green stems and small yellow-green flowers.

How to propagate Milkthorn

Cuttings

Special features of Milkthorn

Pot plant

Drought resistant