For a moist soil
Plant for chalk soil
Plant for clay soil
Plant for damp soil
Plant for shade
In spring, the new shoots appear with red hues which mature to a fresh green colour. The willow-like stems are topped with yellow-green flowers in late spring and mid-summer. These are followed in late summer by blue-green seed pods set off by the surrounding lime-green bracts.
Prefers a moist soil in partial shade. CARE: Take care when handling the plant as the milky sap can irritate the skin especially in sunshine. Toxic if ingested.
Height: 18 - 48 inches / 45 - 120cm
Spread: 12 - 24 inches / 30 - 60cm
AGM: The RHS Award of Garden Merit. Plants awarded an AGM are:
- excellent for ordinary use in appropriate conditions
- of good constitution
- essentially stable in form and colour
- reasonably resistant to pests and diseases
Contact Us For Availability
This plant is currently out of stock. Please contact us for details of when we expect to have more available.
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Click And Collect
Collection is available from the nursery by appointment only or from one of the events we’ll be attending. During May, June and July our show schedule is very busy so appointments are not always possible and also at other times if we are away attending an event.