Euphorbia 'Purple and Gold'

A clump forming evergreen perennial with unusual foliage. Foliage is grey-green but in cold weather the young foliage turns purple giving interest to the garden in winter. Golden-yellow flowering bracts from February to June. Approx. 1m tall. Well-drained soil in sun or part-shade.

  • Annuals: Perennial
  • Deciduous: Evergreen
  • Architectural: Yes
  • Cultivar: 'Purple and Gold'
  • Common Name: Spurge or milkweed
  • Features: foliage turns purple in cold weather
  • Genus: Euphorbia characias
  • Species: subsp. wulfenii
  • Flower Colour: golden-yellow
  • Foliage Colour: grey-green


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