Euphorbia martinii Ascot Rainbow is a shrubby spurge from the Mediterranean, forming evergreen mounds of leathery grey-green leaves, edged in creamy yellow and flushed rose pink during the winter months. Showy heads of chartreuse-yellow flowers with red tips appear in late spring and last into early summer.
Plant this soft, evergreen perennial in beds and borders as a contrast in foliage form and texture; especially striking alongside light leaved evergreen shrubs. Euphorbias are qually at home in a contemporary minimalist or gravel garden.
Pot Size: 2L
Common Name: Cushion Spurge, Martin's Spurge Ascot Rainbow
Hardiness: Hardy to –15°
Height and Spread: 100cm x 100cm, in 2–5 years
Preferred Soil Type: Well-drained soil or moist but well-drained soil
Aspect: South, west or east facing
Position: Full sun / Partial shade / Full sun
Flowering Period: April – June
Care: No support required; cut back faded stems after flowering
*Please note, all parts of this plant are highly toxic by ingestion. Irritant to skin and eyes.*