Euphorbia Tiny Tim
Euphorbia x martini ‘Tiny Tim’
Euphorbia x martinii ‘Tiny Tim’, Euphorbia x martini ‘Waleutiny’, Martin’s spurge ‘Tiny Tim’, Euphorbia ‘Tiny Tim’
Variety or Cultivar
‘Tiny Tim’ _ ‘Tiny Tim’ is a compact, mound-forming, evergreen sub-shrub with maroon stems bearing narrowly lance-shaped, dark grey-green leaves and, from late spring into summer, open cymes of tiny flowers with dark red nectar glands, both surrounded by conspicuous, yellow-green bracts.
Cushion or Mound Forming
All parts of the plant are highly toxic if ingested. The milky sap may cause irritation to skin and eyes.
Flushed green, Insignificant or absent, Flushed yellow in Spring; Insignificant or absent, Flushed yellow, Flushed green in Summer
Grey-green in All seasons
HOW TO CARE
Watch out for
Cut back spent flowers shoots in late summer or early autumn.
Cuttings should be dipped in charcoal or lukewarm water to prevent sap from bleeding.
Euphorbia x martini ‘Tiny Tim’ (Euphorbia ‘Tiny Tim’) will reach a height of 0.3m and a spread of 0.45m after 2-5 years.
Low Maintenance, Ground Cover, Edging, City, Beds and borders, Mediterranean, attracts butterflies
Plant in light, well-drained soil in full sun. Best planted in areas with mild winters.
Chalky, Loamy, Sandy
Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
South, East, West