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Euphorbia Breathless® White

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  • Durable Breathless fills in fast.
  • Long-lasting plants require little water and no deadheading.
  • Great for sun and shade mixed containers and holiday gift planters.
  • Available as unrooted cuttings and rooted liners.

Culture Guide

Culture Guide

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Creating Retail-Ready Breathless Euphorbia

General Information

Height: 10-15" (25-38cm)
Spread: 24-28" (61-71cm)
Exposure: Shade, Sun

Propagation Guide

Tray Sizes (cells/tray): 50, 72, 84, 105
Rooting Hormone: Optional
Average Days with Mist: 7-10
Pinch: Yes
Average Propagation Time (weeks): 3-4
Comments: Ethylene sensitive – stick as soon as possible. Flower buds are common in propagation. Reduce mist as soon as possible.


Soil pH: 5.8-6.2
Light Levels (fc): 6,000-9,000
Temperature Day: 65-76°F (18-24°C)
Temperature Night: 59-67°F (15-19°C)
Fertilization (ppm N): 175-225
No. of Pinches: 1
Plant Growth Regulators (S=spray / (D=Drench: B-Nine(S) 2,500 ppm, Cycocel(S) 750 ppm tank mix 7-10 days after transplant. Do not use Florel.
Pests: None
Diseases: None
Comments: Sensitive to overwatering. Pinch for a better habit, especially in larger containers.

Crop Time (weeks)

4- to 5-inch (10- to 13-cm) Pots, Quarts: 1 ppp, 5-7 weeks
6-inch (15-cm) Pots, Gallons: 1-3 ppp, 6-9 weeks
10- to 12-inch (25- to 30-cm) Tubs or Baskets: 3-5 ppp, 9-11 weeks