Euphorbia 'Jade Dragon'Euphorbia 'Jade Dragon'

Euphorbia ‘Jade Dragon’


This plant is no longer for sale directly from TERRA NOVA® Nurseries. However, it may still be available through one of our Licensees or Retail Sources.


This evergreen has long, blue-green leaves that emerge red-purple in the spring. 'Jade Dragon' is robust, compact, bushy, and deer resistant. The summer blooming flower heads are huge and bright chartreuse. 'Jade Dragon' came from a cross between E. characias ssp. wulfenii and E. amygdaloides 'Rubra'.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 6-10
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 36″ / 30″ / 40″
Exposure: Full Sun
Bloom Time(s): July, August, September, October

SKU: EUHJADDRA Categories: ,
Common Name Jade Dragon Wood Spurge
Family Euphorbiaceae
Genus Euphorbia
species --
Plant Type Perennial
US Patent # --
EU Grant # --
Bloom Time July, August, September, October
Flower Color Green, Yellow
Foliage Color Green, Purple, Red
Dormancy --
Exposure Full Sun
Growth Habit Clumping
Growth Rate Fast
Hardiness Zone 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
How Different? Better red new growth.
Landscape Value Sunny borders, beds, banks.
Most Active Growing Season Spring
Persistence Deciduous
Size (HT/W/FL HT) 36" / 30" / 40"
Soil (Garden) Average with good drainage.
Water (Garden) Average. When mature it is drought tolerant.
Special Uses Deer Resistant, Low Water Usage
Comments Given 5/5 points in trials at Disneyworld in Florida warm season 2016- "Container: tall upright growth is sturdy, thick textured leaves. Great in mixes or alone".
Water (Greenhouse) Dry completely between waterings.
EC 0.7 – 1.0
pH 6.5 – 7.5
Fertility Needs 50 ppm
Finish Time to 4″ 6 – 8 weeks
Finish Time to Gallon 10 – 12 weeks
Day Length for Flowering Day Neutral
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