Cacti & Succulents
Name: Euphorbia horrida
Common Name: African Milk Barrel
|Recommended Temperature:||USDA Zone
Hardy to 25 °F(-4° C)
ribbed columnar stems.
Long red spiny thorns are soft when first appear then harden with time.
Small purple leaf bracts appear in summer.
|Light Requirements:||Light shade to full sun|
|Water Requirements:||Water thoroughly only when dry.|
|TOXIC PROPERTIES !||When cut
or damaged, a milky white sap is released.|
It is a skin irritant and may even cause blindness!