I like the green, waxy, long stems look and the delicate reddish flowers.
These are not easy plants to find and they grow slowly. I have had good luck with growing them and now have several to enjoy.
The hummingbirds love to visit the delicate red flowers.
The plant is called pedilanthus macrocarpus and is a spurge from the genus Euphorbiacea. It can grow six feet tall and is drought resistant for the desert environment. It originates from Mexico in the Sonora, Baja California area. Wear gloves as people are sometimes sensitive to the sap.
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