Details 15* 1* 1* 0* 0 Forum Notes Plant Care Add Your Plant Photo

Euphorbia tirucalli 'Sticks on Fire'

Sticks on Fire

Milkbush, Pencilbush, Pencil Tree
Members can create lists of plants to manage your garden, get plant care information sent to you, and connect to other gardeners.It's free and easy, SIGN IN or JOIN NOW and get started right away!

Plant Facts

Scientific Name Euphorbia tirucalli 'Sticks on Fire'
Principal Common Name Sticks on Fire
Common Name(s) Milkbush, Pencilbush, Pencil Tree
Description Spineless succulent shrub with many divided branchlets like fingers, shades of yellow, orange and red.
General Comments
Nativity Tropical E. Africa
Height Range 3 - 6
Spread Range 1 - 3 FT
Flower Showy N
Sunset Zones 13 : 23 : 24
USDA Zones
Leaf Color Bronze-Green : Burgundy : Pink : Red : Yellow
Leaf Texture Fleshy : Thick
Form Shrub : Small Tree : Succulent
Flower Color
Flower Time
Ease of Growing Average
Light Preferences Sun (minimum 8 hours direct sun)
Soil Preferences Well-drained
Watering Preferences Sparse
Outstanding Features Color : Container Plant : Drought tolerant : Evergreen : Form : Poor Soil tolerant : Seaside tolerant : Texture

Please bear with us, we're constantly adding plants and updating information and photos. Our goal is to have the very best, most complete plant data available. Our priority is to research the plants which our Community Members have added to one of their lists.

The Mulch is here for everyone, so take a minute and register with us (if you haven't already) and tell us about you and the plants you have in your garden!

Downloading plant care instructions. Please wait, this may take a moment.

User Guides (Slide)

Popular Recommendations (Slide)

Upcoming Events

View All Events

Who's Online

We have 1476 guests and no members online