Plant Name: Euphoribia milii
Common Name: Crown of Thorns
Light Needs: High light with some direct sun.
Best Temperatures: Room temperature.
Water and Humidity Requirements: Let it dry between waterings and reduce watering in winter.
Growing Guidelines: Grow in clay pots with an all-purpose soil mix. Fertilize twice a month, except in winter.
Common Problems: Plant will sulk if placed in a drafty spot.
Propagation: Tip cuttings but let dry for 24 hours before rooting in sand.
Interesting Fact: This plant produces a milky sap that can be irritating.
Related Articles & Free Email Newsletter
Norfolk Island Pine is a Great Greenhouse Plant
Ponytail Palm is a Great Greenhouse Plant
Turning your Passion into a Business