Euphorbia tithymaloides - Santhi Online Plants Nursery
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Euphorbia tithymaloides - Santhi Online Plants Nursery

Euphorbia tithymaloides

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Euphorbia tithymaloides is an excellent houseplant, with perennial succulent spruge.This plant is categorized under croton plants, ornamental & hedge plants.

  • COMMON NAME: Devil’s-backbone 
  • SCIENTIFIC NAMEEuphorbia tithymaloides
  • SOIL: Prefers to grow in well-structured drained soil
  • GROWING POSITION: Plant grows in Zig-Zag direction.
  • ORIGIN: North America
  • PLANT HEIGHT: 5 to 8 inches

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Euphorbia tithymaloides

 Buy Euphorbia tithymaloides plant from Santhi online plant nursery website. These euphorbia plants are evergreen glossy shrub that grows up to 1.8 to 2.4 meters (8 feet), with a height of about 45 to 60 cm. Leaves are alternate, and ovate with glossy thick midrib. Flowering & fruiting time starts in April to June. You can buy these plants from our online garden plants to decorate your garden.

FERTILIZER: Use any organic fertilizer like ground cake powder to enhance plant growth.

PROPAGATION: Done through seeds or stem cuttings.

REPOTTING: Euphorbia plants can be repotted, when you find plants becoming crowded in appearance. Apply nutrient-rich potting mix as a top dressing. You can buy from our  online garden store water the plant once you repotted it to get settled by the plant in the soil to restart new growth

PRUNING: Trim the old and diseased leaves of the plant to get good healthy plants.  


  • Devil’s backbone leaves tea to cure Asthma, persistent coughing, laryngitis, mouth ulcers & venereal diseases.
  •  Euphorbia latex treats calluses, ear aches, insect stings, ringworms, skin cancer, toothache, umbilical hernias, and warts.
  • Euphorbia tithymaloides is widely grown for ornamental hedging & landscaping purposes.

Euphorbia plants are the most popular nowadays, we provide these plants at affordable cost and you can buy best online plants from us.


  • Place the plant in a pot size of 4*4 diameter, fill the pot with the required amount of well-drained soil & top dressing as potting mix.
  • Don’t water the plants often as it is a drought-tolerant plants. 
  • This plant requires sunlight for 6-8 hours.

UNDER WATERING SYMPTOMS: Leaves turn gray, twisting, and faded out appearance.

OVER WATERING SYMPTOMS: Leaves turn yellow & stunting the growth of plants.


  • Root, stem, and leaves are toxic 
  • Keep away from children and pets
  • Avoid getting latex on your eyes and skin.

Other Related Plants Available: Justicia gendarussa, euphorbia tithymaloides variegated.


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3 reviews for Euphorbia tithymaloides

  1. joyfullachu

    Leaves are beautiful

  2. Lalitha

    Excellent plant.

  3. Jisha .


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