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botanical name:
Euphorbia cyparissias 'Fen's Ruby'
Euphorbia cyparissias 'Fen's Ruby' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Cypress Spurge
synonyms:  Euphorbia cyparissus 'Fen's Ruby'
family:  Euphorbiaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.30m
width: 1.00m
growth rate: fast
growth habit: clump
leaf colour: purple & green
flower colour: yellow
main season: Spring
poison symbol poisonous or irritant
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, clay soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 6 to 9
description:
Spreading, rhizomatous perennial with feathery, linear, purple-red tinted foliage. Contrasting bright greenish-yellow flowerheads, from late spring to midsummer.

cultivation:
Light, well drained soil in full sun. Thrives in dry conditions but very tolerant. Can become invasive..

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