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Spurge 'Whistleberry Garnet'

Euphorbia 'Whistleberry Garnet'

A handsome compact evergreen perennial with fun shaped evergreen foliage that is topped with reddish purple new growth and dramatic yellow flowers in spring. The Edwardian garden designer Gertrude Jekyll described this sun-loving, evergreen shrub as 'one of the grandest of plants'.

Planning

Difficulty
Easy
Flowering time
Spring
Fruiting time
Autumn

Harvesting

Generally not harvested.

Propagation

Division
Divide clumps in autumn.

Geography

Origin
Britain, Europe

Environment

Light
Full Sun, Partial Sun, Full Shade
Soil moisture
Dry
Soil type
Chalk, Loam, Sand
Soil PH preference
Acid, Neutral, Alkaline
Frost hardiness
Hardy

Uses

Notes
A low maintenance plant that can be used as under planting of deciduous shrubs in flower beds or borders.

Personality

Family
Euphorbiaceae
Flower colour
Yellow
Scent
None

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