Ordering: Plants availabe for in-store pickup usually within three hours or local Portland, OR shipping which can be scheduled Tuesday through Friday.
Common Name(s): fire sticks, pencil cactus, sticks on fire
Description: Long, thin green to coral/red stems that resemble a cactus. Turns 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.
Origins: Native to Asia.
Other Interesting Facts: In its natural habitat it can grow up to 30 feet tall. Part of the Spurge (Euphorbiaceae) family.