Euphorbia tirucalli

Common Name: Pencil Tree

Euphorbia tirucalli, commonly known as Pencil Tree. It has curiously shaped, deep green stems that are cylindrical and pencil like. You may want to keep this attractive plant in a container where it maintains the demeanor of a nice upright succulent plant that is good on patios, in courtyards, or even indoors in bright, sunny, untinted window areas. Full sun, but will also take quite a bit of shade outdoors. Plenty of water and fertilizer during the warm growing season.

  • Type: Succulent
  • Exposure: Full Sun
  • Height: 15 Feet
  • Width: 10 Feet
  • Hardy To: 32° F