Pencil Cactus—How to Grow Euphorbia tirucalli

Guide to Growing the Pencil Cactus Indoors

Houseplants: the pencil cactus (Euphorbia tirucalli) is actually a succulent rather than a cactus. Grow it in a sunny window but take care to avoid any contact with the white stem latex.

Move over, Fiddle Leaf Fig, there's a new favorite houseplant in town and its name is the Pencil Cactus. Lately we've been seeing Euphorbia tirucalli

Euphorbia Tirucalli. Pencil Cactus. This can survive almost any amount of abandonment. Sculptural in form, this succulent can be pruned to the will of its caretaker; but be careful, as its milky latex can irritate your skin and eyes.

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Fire Sticks, Red Pencil Tree, Sticks of Fire, Sticks on Fire - Euphorbia tirucalli 'Rosea' is a very striking succulent shrub, up to 25 feet (7.6 m) tall and up to 10 feet (3 m) wide. Branches are...

Euphorbia tirucalli 'Rosea' (Fire Sticks, Sticks on Fire, Red Pencil Tree) → Plant characteristics and more photos at:.

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Pencil Cactus

Repotting succulents?  Balance the plant on pencils across the lid of the pot to keep your plant centered, levelled with the top of the pot, and to keep the roots extending down nicely into the pot.

Repotting hack!

Repotting succulents used to involve a lot of swearing on my part. Succulents involve a very “Gritty” potting mix, kind of gravelly, which makes filling the pot and then “making …

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Move over, Fiddle Leaf Fig, there's a new favorite houseplant in town and its name is the Pencil Cactus. Lately we've been seeing Euphorbia tirucalli

These 5 houseplants are harder to kill than they are to keep alive. And that means they'll keep your home looking great, even if you forget to water them or you give them too much "love."

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Tips On Caring For A Pencil Cactus

The pencil cactus plant is in the Euphorbia family of succulents. It& an unusual looking plant that can instantly add interest to the succulent garden. Find tips on caring for a pencil cactus in this article.

I love my Pencil Cactus & have had it for many years. It’s easy as can be to care for in both the home & garden.  2 things are essential to keeping it happy, healthy & alive. I’ve had my Pencil Cactus, or Euphorbia tirucalli, for a very long time now.  It’s not the original... Read more

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The new "it" houseplant. The Pencil Cactus.

The New "It" Houseplant

Houseplants: the pencil cactus (Euphorbia tirucalli) is actually a succulent rather than a cactus. Grow it in a sunny window but take care to avoid any contact with the white stem latex.

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Pencil Cactus—How to Grow Euphorbia tirucalli

Guide to Growing the Pencil Cactus Indoors

Succulents are some of the world's most popular houseplants--they're very undemanding, beautiful, and varied. Find out how to care for nine of our favorite varieties.

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