African Milk Tree

Regular price R 145.00
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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!

CARE INSTRUCTIONS
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 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 after day of order.

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

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

Regional Areas (e.g. Hermanus)
R100 fee, delivery 2-5 days after day of order (CPT regional), 4-7 days (rest of SA)

LARGE PLANTS (20cm nursery pot and above)
A custom shipping rate will be calculated at checkout based on your address and number of items selected.

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Unfortunately, we are not able to deliver to rural areas, such as farms.

Choose a Nursery Pot that fits the Decorative Planters, applicable for Ceramic, Cotton Cord, Terrazzo, Terracotta Planters

Nursery Pot (black plastic)

Decorative Planter (ceramic etc)

8 - 10cm

10 - 12cm 

12cm

13 - 14cm

14 - 15cm

16 - 17cm

18 - 20cm

18 - 21cm

25cm

26 - 30cm

30cm

32 - 35cm

35cm

36 - 40cm

40cm

42 - 45cm

Follow this Sizing Guide for Palm Leaf Baskets (Sinan, Fundo, ShiShi etc.) and Senegalese Baskets:

Nursery Pot (black plastic)

Basket Inner Diameter Size

14cm - 15cm

16cm

18 - 19cm

20cm

20cm

25cm

25cm

30cm

30cm

35cm

35cm

40cm

40cm

45cm

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