Euphorbia tirucalli | Pencilbush

Plant in a protected location. Grown for its distinctive form and cylindrical, pencil-like branches. ‘Sticks of Fire’ produces new growth that is a bright orange and red rather than green. Like all euphorbias, it produces sap that is poisonous and can irritate the skin. Plant away from traffic areas and handle with care. Canopy coverage: 50 square feet.

Water Requirement: low

Sun Exposure: partial shade

Cold Hardiness: cold hardy to 32F

Growth Rate: moderate

Height: 20 feet high

Width: 8 feet wide


Foliage Color: bright green