Euphorbia Cyparissias Fens Ruby

 

Euphorbia Cyparissias Fens Ruby, Cypress Spurge. A low spreading Herbaceous perennial with densely whorled, needle-like, bluish green leaves, flushed purple if in full sun and flowers with yellow bracts. Ideal border choice. Max Height 20cm to 40cm. Flowers April to July. CAUTION skin and eye irritant / toxic if eaten.

 

 

 

Plant in poor well drained soil. Full sun, Hardy.

 

General Herbaceous & Perennial Planting and care

  • Water the pot thoroughly and allow to drain fully.
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base. Adding some planting compost.
  • Remove the pot gently, if well rooted cut off the pot.
  • Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil.
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in, water the area thoroughly.
  • Water regular until established.
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring.