African Milk Tree

Regular price R 145.00
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Only 4 items in stock!
Scientific Name: Euphorbia trigona
Common names: African milk tree, Cathedral cactus, Abyssinian euphorbia, and High chaparall
  • Waterwise 
  • 14 or 15cm diameter nursery pot
  • Likes lots of bright light and some full sun.
  • Easy-care
  • Plant level: Easy

Our African Milk Trees come in a 15cm Nursery Pot and in two varieties; African Milk Tree and African Milk Tree 'Rubra'. The 'Rubra' variety features deep red/maroon colouring on its stem and leaves.

A green sculptural masterpiece. These beauties look like collectors plants and add a striking addition to any setting.

Care-easy, drought-tolerant succulents, African Milk Trees enjoy bright light conditions. Place on a sunny windowsill, or patio table to give Trigoma an extra growth boost!

Follow these instructions to keep your African Milk Tree healthy and happy.

Water: Water thoroughly approximately every 2 weeks, let the soil dry out slightly in between
Light: Plenty of direct sunlight - a few hours per day
Humidity: Dry air is best, do not mist
Fertilize: Feed your tree every 2 weeks with a balanced liquid fertilizer during the Spring & Summer growing season.

We offer the most affordable shipping in South Africa! And use a network of vetted couriers to safely deliver your order. The costs and delivery times are as follows:

Collections: 6 Roodehek Street, Gardens, Cape Town
No Charge. We'll notify you once your order is ready, usually 1-2 days from order.

Cape Town & Surrounds
R50 fee, delivery usually within 2-4 working days from order.

Major Centers (Jhb, Dbn etc.)
R85 fee, delivery usually within 4-7 working days from order.

Regional Areas (e.g. Hermanus)
R100 fee, delivery 2-5 days from order (CPT regional), 4-5 days (rest of SA).

LARGE PLANTS (20cm nursery pot and above)
Our System calculates custom quotes based on the items in your basket.

Please process your order as per normal and select the "Custom" shipping option at checkout. Our Team will contact you with a competitive custom shipping quote via email.


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