Euphorbia tirucalli 6in Firesticks

Common Names: Fire Sticks, Pencil Cactus, Sticks on Fire.

Description: Long, thin green to coral-red stems that resemble a cactus. Becomes more red with sun exposure.

Light: Full sun.

Water: Water when dry. Drought tolerant.

Other Care: Use gloves when working with this plant to avoid exposure to latex.

Origin: Native to Asia.

Interesting Fact: In its natural habitat it can grow up to 30 feet tall. Part of the Spurge (Euphorbiaceae) family.