Euphorbia 'Blackbird'

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  • Common Name: Blackbird Spurge
  • Plant Story:

    Compact bushy dark purple evergreen foliage even darker if in full sun. Upper bracts of Euphorbia Blackbird are bright yellow-green in spring in glorious contrast to the dark foliage. Makes a good container specimen. Foliage emerges bright red before maturing to purple-black.

  • Type: Perennial Herbaceous
  • Bloom Season: Spring
  • Flower Color: Yellow
  • Has Winter Interest
  • Planting Zone: 6-9
  • Height: 1-2 ft
  • Spread: 1-2 ft
  • Light Requirements:Part Shade
  • Suggested Uses: Beds and cottage gardens
  • Leaf: Lance shaped bright red to purple black leaves
  • Edible: NO
  • Attracts to:
  • Plant Deer Resistant:Yes
  • Plant Potential Pests:No serious problems
  • Form: Mound
  • Special Care Instructions:

    Best and disease resilient. Deer and rabbit tolerant.

Blackbird Spurge - Additional Photos