succulent, perennial

Euphorbia polychroma | Cushion Spurge

Cushion Spurge is so-named due to its rounded, mounding growth that reminds one of a chair cushion. Its eye-catching, sulphur yellow color comes from the bracts, modified leaves, that surround the insignificant greenish flowers. Accepts some shade but better appearance in full sun. Sap may irritate skin. Canopy coverage: 3 square feet.

Water Requirement: low

Sun Exposure: full sun

Cold Hardiness: cold hardy to -20F

Growth Rate: 0

Height: 1 feet high

Width: 2 feet wide


Foliage Color: medium green

Flower Color: yellow, green

Flower Season: spring