Euphorbia mammillaris ‘Variegata’


Euphorbia mammillaris‘Variegata’

Variegated Corn Cob Euphorbia

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Cultivated variety

Growth Habit:

The Corn Cob Euphorbia is a small, branching succulent plant. It grows only about 6 to 8 inches tall.

Growing Requirements:

Like all succulent euphorbias, this species requires excellent drainage and a sunny location.


Called the corn cob euphorbia because it has a knobby surface, this variegated form is pale green most of the year. The tips become noticeably pink in cooler weather or when the plant is under other stressful conditions.

Where at Lotusland:

Among the amethyst chunks on the west side of the main drive.

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