Euphorbia tirucalli

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Common Name:

Pencil Cactus, Firesticks, Milk Bush




Pencil-like stems. Will grow to a fully branched 20ft. tall tree where hardy outside in the ground. Grows well indoor as a houseplant, 7 to 8 ft. tall. Red-tipped in full sun. The milky latext sap is poisonous and can cause skin irritation. One of the most poisonous houseplants. Keep away from children.


Temperature: Hardy to 25F

Full Sun to Part Shade

Ultra Soil Blend

Low Water

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