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Euphorbia griffithii ‘Great Dixter’
Euphorbia griffithii ‘Great Dixter’
Euphorbia griffithii ‘Great Dixter’
Euphorbia griffithii ‘Great Dixter’
Euphorbia griffithii ‘Great Dixter’
Euphorbia griffithii ‘Great Dixter’

Euphorbia

Milkwort

Named after Euphorbus, physician to the king of Mauritania, this robust, sun-loving genus in­cludes the familiar Poinsettia and is over 1600 species strong. Most species have a poisonous milky sap and soft-colored bracts that surround subtly defined flowers. Autumn watches their narrow green leaves turn shades of red, orange and yellow.

<i>Euphorbia griffithii</i> ‘Great Dixter’

The late renowned garden writer Christopher Lloyd, selected this superb Euphorbia for its sumptuous display of fiery hues. Debuting purple-tinged coral shoots, reddish bronze stems, dark green foliage flushed with copper-red tints and burnt apricot-pink blooms, ‘Great Dixter’ seldom experiences a lackluster moment. The unforgettable radiance that emanates from this compact griffithii can be shown to great effect next to Kniphofia ‘Bee’s Sunset’. 

Blooms April–July

Size: 2' 0" – 3' 0" high x 2' 0" & spreading wide.

Hardy to zone 6.

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