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Baja Spurge

This is a succulent shrub reachng 6-8 feet in height with dense branches.  New stems have ephemeral lanceolate leaves that fall quickly with flowering in late spring producing masses of long-lasting, slightly fragrant pink-white flowers.  Photos by Laurel Woodley

Euphorbia xantii produces masses of light pink flowers
Euphorbia xantii is showing the three parted stigma
Latin Name: 
Euphorbia xantii
Family Name: 
Euphorbiaceae
Place of Origin: 
Baja, California
Bloom Time: 
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Garden Location: 
Succulent Garden