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Euphorbia pachypodioides
Scientific Name: Euphorbia pachypodioides P. Boiteau
Synonym: Euphorbia antankara
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Euphorbia  pachypodioides Recommended Temperature Zone:
USDA: 10-11

Frost Tolerance: Keep above 68 F (20 C)

Minimum Avg. Temperature: 60F (15C)

Sun Exposure: Light shade

Origin: Western Madagascar (l'Ankara)

Growth Habits: Winter deciduous succulent subshrub

Watering Needs: Crown rot is a problem if the temperature is too low in winter


The large leaves start appearing in late winter.

Euphorbia  pachypodioides

Euphorbia  pachypodioides

Blooming Habits:
Bright red cyathias

Fruiting Habits:

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