Poinsettia cyathophora

painted-leaf

Euphorbiaceae

Synonyms:  Cyathophora picta

Plant Specifics

Form: flower
Life Span: annual
Size: Height: 2.0 to 3.0 ft    Width: 1.0 to 2.0 ft
Flower Color: flower color   flower color      yellow,green
Phenology: winter dormant
Noted for: Showy flowers, interesting foliage

Landscaping

Considerations: Poinsettia cyathophora can be quite aggressive at times invading potted plants
Propagation: From herbaceous stem cuttings. Readily self-seeds. From seed.
Availability: Friends
Moisture Tolerance:
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Soil or other substrate: Sand
Soil pH Range: 6.1 to 7.8

Ecology

Native Habitats: Hammocks, pinelands, disturbed areas.

Distribution and Planting Zones

Natural Range

USDA Zones:

Map is based on minimum winter temperatures

Suitable to grow in:
   8A,8B,9A,9B,10A,10B,11

Other

Other Comments: There are colorful bracts surrounding the flower head.