Can you tell me about Euphorbia punicea, common name Jamaican poinsettia?


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Euphorbia punicea, common name Jamaican poinsettia, is an easy species to grow and is suited for any well-drained soil, in full sun. Suitable for tropical and subtropical climates, its cultivation can be tried in the mildest zones with warm temperate climate. It has a high drought tolerance and needs little maintenance. However, young plant are happy growing indoors.


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  • Last Updated Apr 02, 2018
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  • Answered By Anita Finkle

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