Myrtle spurge

Euphorbia myrsinites

  • Myrtle spurge
  • Myrtle spurge
  • Flower name
    Myrtle spurge
  • Scientific name
    Euphorbia myrsinites
  • Aliasマートルトウダイグサ, ロバの尻尾, Donkey tail, Myrtle spurge
  • Place of originEurope's Mediterranean coast
  • Place of floweringGarden
  • Flowering seasonApril, May

What is Myrtle spurge

Myrtle spurge , scientific name:Euphorbia myrsinites , is only creeping varieties of euphorbia of the Euphorbiaceae department native to Europe . Leaves with silver-grey fleshy, slightly rounded end. Degenerates and petals, has formed the cup-shaped flowers surrounded by bracts 1 pistil and stamens and a few flowers.

Generic name: Myrtle spurge,
scientific name:Euphorbia myrsinites,
living type: Evergreen perennial , leaf: oval, phyllotaxis: whorls, inflorescence size: flower-shaped Cup: Cup-shaped flowers, leaf color: silver grey, leaf: 1-2 cm, flower, yellow, flowering period: April-May, application: ground cover, Hanging rock gardens, bonsai!


  • Order
    Malpighiales
  • Family
    Euphorbiaceae
  • Genus
    Euphorbia
  • Species
    E. myrsinites
  • Type of flower
    Left-right symmetrical flower
  • Array of flower
    Other
  • Petal shape
    Cup-shaped
  • Leaf type
    ovoid
  • Edge of the leaf
    All edges
  • Life typeCold green of this perennial grass
  • Flower colorsYellow
  • Colors of the leavesGreen
  • Fruit colorGreen
  • Height20.0 ~ 40.0 cm
  • Diameter of flower0.4 ~ 0.5 cm

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