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. Please contact our sales department for more information at 800-215-9450.

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 hybrid
Plant Type Perennial
Persistence Deciduous
US Patent # --
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Hardiness Zone 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Growth Habit Clumping
Size (HT/W/FL HT) 36" / 30" / 40"
Finish Time Medium (6-8 Weeks)
Bloom Time July, August, September, October
Growth Rate Fast
Most Active Growing Season Spring
Flowering Season Summer
Flower Color Green, Yellow
Leaf Color Green, Purple, Red
Soil Average with good drainage.
pH 6.5 - 7.5
Exposure Full Sun
Special Uses Deer Resistant, Low Water Usage
Nutritional Needs 50 ppm
Dormancy --
Water (Greenhouse) Dry completely between waterings.
Water (Garden) Average. When mature it is drought tolerant.
How Different? Better red new growth.
Landscape Value Sunny borders, beds, banks.
Finish Time to 4" 6 - 8 weeks
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".
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