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Euphorbia cap-saintemariensis
Scientific Name: Euphorbia cap-saintemariensis Rauh
Synonym: Euphorbia capsaintemariensis
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Euphorbia  cap-saintemariensis Recommended Temperature Zone:
USDA: 10-12

Frost Tolerance: Need frost protection in Phoenix

Minimum Avg. Temperature: 60F (15C)

Sun Exposure: Light shade

Origin: Southern Madagascar (Cap Sainte-Marie)

Growth Habits: Up to 12 inches tall, 12 inches wide (30 x 30 cm), napiform caudex, up to 12 inches long (30 cm), 4 inches in diameter (10 cm)

Watering Needs: Keep dry if the temperature is below 50F (10C)

Propagation: Seeds, leaf cuttings, stem cuttings

The Euphorbia cap-saintemariensis is a very nice caudiciform from Madagascar with very succulent leaves. Although related to Euphorbia ambovombensis, it is faster growing. As most Euphorbia from Madagascar, it doesn't take any frost, and should be kept relatively dry at a temperature of 50F (10C) or more in winter.

Euphorbia  cap-saintemariensis

Blooming Habits:
Yellow cyathias

Fruiting Habits:

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