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Euphorbia Black Bird 180MM

Euphorbia ‘Black Bird’ – 180MM

(Not currently available to be ordered)

I am Euphorbia Black Bird. My family originated from Southern Europe and the Mediterranean

Botanic Name: Euphorbia characias ‘Blackbird’(PBR)

Bushy –

My dark burgundy foliage retains its vibrancy throughout the heat of summer and cold of winter. My lime green flowers are borne from mid-winter into spring in amazing contrast to my dark foliage. I boast a naturally very compact, tidy habit making me very low maintenance. I am a sure way to add dramatic impact to your garden.

Full Sun (6+ hours of direct sun)
Height: 0.4m Width: 0.5m
Water me more in Summer, allowing to dry out between waterings. DO NOT OVERWATER
Accent Plant – Archite
I prefer a fast-draining soil
I am popular and will make you happy because…
My dark burgundy foliage retains its intensity to great affect year round
I have a naturally compact rounded form making me very low maintenance.
My lime green blooms are a stunning contrast to my dark foliage and borne from winter through spring

    Plant me:

  • in pots and other containers
  • in garden beds and general landscaping
  • in coastal conditions

Tips for success…

I am a great way to add contrast and interest to the garden
Plant me 30cm apart
100% Recyclable Pot and Label
Most pots and labels made from 100% recycled polypropylene

Caution: Harmful if eaten/skin & eye irritant.

Plant family: Euphorbiaceae
Other names: Nothowlee, Spurge



The Mighty Tuff ® Collection

Gardening should be a fun, enjoyable activity. To keep it that way, choose from the Mighty Tuff® collection of easy plants for your garden. Fuss-free and low-maintenance, they will look beautiful in your yard.

The Mighty Tuff® plant range features medium to large garden bushes that are hardy, low maintenance and thrive in harsh conditions.

They are ideal for planting along front and side fences, producing a great hedge or screen. All plant varieties have lovely green foliage, with some producing bursts of colourful flowers.

Create a garden where you can relax and enjoy

- Low maintenance plants
- Thrive in hash conditions
- Favorite choices for a garden's backbone
- Proven & reliable
- Medium to large bushes (up to 3m)

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Plants in this collection include:





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Also including:
Dietis, Diosmas, Nandina and many more.

Available in 140mm, 180mm and 200mm pots

Easy Care, Dry Tolerant & Hardy

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