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Euphorbia mauritanica : fact sheet


Species name:
Euphorbia mauritanica
Common names:
Gifmelkos ,Yellow milk bush
Description:
Yellow milk bush, Golden spurge (Eng.); Geel melkbos (Afr.), Succulent Shrub Medium

Plant area

Source:
Indigenous to RSA
Endemic to:
RSA-Fynbos/Strandveld-Winter Rain ,RSA-Fynbos/Strandveld-Year Round Rain ,RSA-East Coast Semi-arid Scrub - Year Round/Summer Rain ,RSA-East Coastal Belt - Summer Rain ,RSA-Bushveld - Summer Rain ,RSA-Karoo Succulent - Winter/Summer Rain ,RSA-Karoo Nama - Summer Rain ,RSA-High Veld Grasslands/Montane - Summer Rain

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 150cm
Width:
Less than 160cm
Sun:
Full sun
Water:
Little water, Drought-tolerant once established
Hadiness:
Fairly hardy
Coast friendly:
Yes

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Succulent ,Shrub Medium - Below 150cm ,Shrubs All
Usage:
Fruit:
Dry Fruit/Seed
Flowers:
Yellowish/Orange/Gold Tones ,Flowers Particularly Attractive
Flower season:
Spring (Sept.-Oct.)
Features:
Sap Milky
Foliage:
Leaves/Leaflets Obscure or No Leaves

Plant suppliers

4 Plants

Cape Town
cell: 0829201513
tel: 0829227233
email: ehroux@mweb.co.za
Retail stock
Nelspruit
cell: 0829052408
tel: 0137538300
email: exotica@mweb.co.za
Retail stock

Good Hope Gardens Nursery

Cape Town
cell: 082 8250913
tel: 021 7809299
email: fynbosplants@xsinet.co.za
Retail stock
George
tel: 044 8890055
email: andrea@newplant.co.za
Retail stock