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Products > Euphorbia characias 'Glacier Blue' PP19,027
 
Euphorbia characias 'Glacier Blue' PP19,027

This listing for information only - We no longer grow this plant  

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Habit and Cultural Information
Category: Perennial
Family: Euphorbiaceae (Spurges)
Origin: Mediterranean (Europe)
Evergreen: Yes
Variegated Foliage: Yes
Flower Color: Green & White
Bloomtime: Spring
Height: 1-2 feet
Width: 1-2 feet
Exposure: Full Sun
Irrigation (H2O Info): Low Water Needs
Winter Hardiness: 0-10 F
May be Poisonous  (More Info): Yes
Euphorbia characias 'Glacier Blue' PP19,027 - A compact vigorous plant to 12-15 inches tall by 15 inches wide.with cream-margined blue-green foliage and flower bracts February through May. Plant in full sun in a well-drained soil and irrigate occasionally to very little. Hardy to 0-10 F (USDA Zone 7). It is vigorous but more compact and has bluer-green foliage than 'Tasmanian Tiger'. This plant was discovered by Gina Falcetti-Arnold at Mount Vernon, Washington as a naturally occurring sport of Euphorbia 'Tasmanian Tiger' PP15,715 in 2004 in 2004. US Plant Patent Number 19,027 was issued July 15, 2008 and the plant is being marketed in the U.S. by PlantHaven.  This description is based on our research and the observations we have made of this plant as it grows in containers at our nursery, in our own garden and in other gardens. We also appreciate receiving feedback of any kind from those who have additional information about this plant, particularly if they disagree with what we have written or if they have additional cultural tips that would aid others in growing Euphorbia 'Glacier Blue' PP19,027.
 
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