Pedilanthus tithymaloides

Pedilanthus tithyma


 The Pedilanthus tithymaloides is a member of the Spurge genus. The zigzag stems of the plant are often referred to as the “devil’s backbone” because they appear to resemble a spine. Venezuelan native, originally from the Caribbean and southern Florida. The curly leaves of this plant, which are coloured green/gray with a white edge, are what will make it easy to identify.

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More information: -Pedilanthus tithymaloides plants come in 12 cm * 5 cm Pot with our own premium soil blend. Great for decorating your space!
– Delivery within 5-7 days from day of ordering. – We ship directly from our greenhouse to your door. Our plants never sit in dark warehouses. – Expertly packed. However, As with any living being, the signs of travel may be quite evident. – Please provide some attention and care for the next couple of weeks – Plants with shallow roots may topple over during shipping due to their shallow roots. Do not panic!! All you have to do is pot it back in the same container. – The images/photos shown here are for representational purposes only. – All our plants are delivered to you in either a 4″ or 6″ terracotta coloured plastic pot – Comes with a cute postcard with care instructions.

Common Name: Devil’s backbone, Zig zag plant.
Botanical Name: Pedilanthus tithymaloides
Maximum growth dimensions: Height varies from 2-6 feet and width 1-3 feet.
Light: Thrives well in indirect bright sunlight.
Temperature: Between 10-27 ℃. Soil Type: Requires well-draining potting mix.
Watering frequency: Water throughly only when the soil is dry.
Bloom time: Summer
Flower colour: White, pink, red. Toxicity: Toxic Difficulty level- Easy

Weight 0.315 kg
Dimensions 9 × 17 cm

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