Euphorbia tithymaloides - PedilanthusRegular price $28.00
An unusual, upright, succulent shrub with a distinct stem that clearly zig zags its way towards the sun! Thick green stems with a leaf at each "zig zag", The mottled green, pink and cream leaves will become more vibrant when given higher light levels.
Current Pot Size: 100mm
Synonyms: Devils Backbone, Zig Zag plant, Jacobs Ladder, Christmas Candle Plant.
Light: Full to Sun to Part Shade- Category 1-3 (please see our blog on plant light requirements)
Soil: Well draining, moisture retaining - Cacti mix (please see our blog on soil requirements)
Fertiliser: As directed on your fertiliser of choice. Fortnightly or monthly during the growing season (please see our blog on plant food)
Watering: Don't over water, whilst not letting the plant dry out completely. dropping of leaves may indicate too much water and not enough light or a significant drop in temperature. Water less during colder months.
Maintenance: Cut back stems to promote more compact new growth.
Flowers: Yes Spring/Summer