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| Cushion Spurge|
Very attractive, round clump of erect stems bear brigght green/yellow sessile leaves. Like its relative the poinsettia, its bright yellow-orange bracts also appear to be petals of the flowers. This perennial looks good all summer long and grows well in normal garden soil.
Plant Type: perennial
Plant Form or Habit: rounded/mounded
Plant Use: Beds and borders.
Width: Minimum: 24 inches Maximum: 36 inches
Foliage Texture: medium
USDA Hardiness Zone: 5
Water Requirements: average
Additional Comments: Foliage turns red in fall. Jelitto and Schacht suggest using it for naturalizing, in dry open-woodland borders, and with creeping phlox, Aubrieta, small grasses and dwarf woody plants.