Euphorbia Martinii Ascot Rainbow Description
One of the most stunning perennials in the garden! Ascot Rainbow produces giant blooms of blended cream and lime green, complementing the yellow edged grey-green foliage. This stylish Spurge begins blooming in early spring, and blooms over a long season.
Foliage is narrow, and deep green with a warm yellow edge that flushes into shades of red and orange during the cooler months of fall and winter. The variegated blooms stay colorful from spring to fall, and are good for cutting.
This deer, drought and rabbit resistant perennial will hold its handsome good looks throughout the season despite heat, humidity and little water. Thrives in poor, but well drained soil. Trouble free, and easy to grow. Up to 20" tall and wide.
Ascot Rainbow is a perfect addition to any perennial garden, or container planting for the patio.
Special features: Deer resistant, Drought tolerant, Easy care, Fall color, Foliage interest, Heat tolerant, Multi-seasonal interest, Pest resistant, Rabbit resistant, Season extender
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- Botanical name:
Euphorbia martinii 'Ascot Rainbow'
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- Height x width:
20" X 20"
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Late spring-early summer
Accent, Border, Container gardening, Cottage gardening, Foundation planting, Massing, Ornamental, Specimen
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AK,CAN, HI, PR
- Patent #: PP21401
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Soil: Dry, sharply-drained soils in full sun. This plant will grow poorly, or die in any soil that is not well-drained. Avoid clay soils that have not been amended. Tolerates average to lean soils, including sandy and gravelly ones.
Light: Full sun
Water: Water sparingly during the growing season. Plants have good tolerance for heat and drought.
Fertilizing: Needs little to no fertilizing
Winterizing: No special requirements
Maintenance & pruning: Wear gloves when handling this plant, the sap can be skin and eye irritant, all parts are poisonous if ingested.
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