Pure white bracts contrast well with green foliage. Foliage variegation occurs when days begin to shorten. Strong stems. Long vase life. Also known as snow on the mountain. Ht. 35". Avg. 1,300 seeds/oz. Packet: 50 seeds.
Latin Name: Euphorbia marginata
Days to Maturity or Bloom:
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CAUTION: The milky sap of this plant may cause irritation in sensitive individuals. Exercise caution when harvesting. The purchaser assumes all liabilities relating to the use of this product.
DAYS TO GERMINATION: 10-14 days at 65-75°F (18-24°C). Germination can be erratic. Seed sown in the greenhouse should be grown at 60°F (16°C).
SOWING: Plant 3-4 successive sowings 2 weeks apart for a continuous summer harvest. Direct seed (recommended): After last frost, sow seed 1/4" deep. Transplant: Sow 4-6 weeks before last frost, directly into cell packs or larger containers. Cover seed. Harden off and transplant outside after last frost.
LIGHT PREFERENCE: Sun.
SOIL REQUIREMENTS: Average, well-drained soil, but the plants will tolerate poor soil.
PLANT HEIGHT: 35".
PLANT SPACING: 6-9".
HARDINESS ZONES: Annual.
HARVEST: Fresh: Cut stems when bracts are fully colored, but before flowers are fully open.
USES: Excellent cut flower. Accent in beds or as annual hedging.