EUPHORBIA characias ssp. wulfenii

Product 86 From 331
GOLD NUGGET SEED ® EUPHORBIA characias ssp. wulfenii   Seeds

EUPHORBIA characias ssp. wulfenii

Mediterranean Euphorbia
Select Item No. EG250

Also available as:

1000 Seeds


Article will be imported through the USDA. Show all USDA items.

The minimum order quantity for this article are 50 seeds.

There are no units prepacked, any seed amount ( > minimum quantity) is weighed individually.

Plant Description

Article Type: (GOLD NUGGET SEED ®)
Life Cycle: Perennial
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Origin: Western Mediterranean
Distinction: Award of Garden Merit (A.G.M.) from the Royal Horticultural Society.
Special Features: Beautiful clusters of yellow-green blossoms subtly displayed against the green foliage. Large blossom stalks. Early spring flowering. Drought resistant. Avoid contact with the milky sap of the leaves that can cause dermatitis.
Historical: Genus allegedly named for Euphorbus, 1st century doctor of King Juba II of Mauritania.
Basic Colour: (yellow / gold)
Flower Colour: yellow
Natural Flowering Period: April - June
Winter Hardiness Zones: Z6 - Z9
Foliage: grey-green, lanceolate, arranged in spirals around the thick stems
Growth Habit: erect / clumping / bushy / wintergreen
Height with Flowers: 130 cm
Spacing between Plants: 80 cm
Soil Requirements: dry / well-drained / warm
Portion weight: 0.5 Gram
Grams per 1000 seeds: 7.87402 Gram
Seeds per Gram
(does not correspond to the number of plants!):
Sowing Rates/Trays: 2 per cell
Plug tray recommended size(s): open flats / 72
Sowing Direction:

(15) Rapidly germinating, keep seed in constant moisture (not wet) with temperatures of about +20°C [68°F]. Seeds must be covered thinly. Do not cover very small seeds, but tightly press into the earth. Keep in cooler conditions after germination occurs.

Best Sowing Date
(northern Hemisphere, Field condition):
Sowing Time Hint: Varying temperatures beneficial, day 24°C, night 15°C.
Sowing to Germination: 3 - 4 weeks
Germination to Transplant: 4 - 8 weeks
Transplanting to Potting: 6 - 10 weeks
Container Size(s): 1-2 plugs per 11/12 cm (4 1/2") / 2-3 plugs per 15 cm (6")
Fertilizer: Light (100-150 ppm)
Jelitto · Seeds of more than 3700 different species and varieties


*: excl. TAX, excl. shipping