Euphorbia fruticosa are woody, cactus-like shrubs, branching at the base to form a spiny cushion of many twin-spined stems. They produce numerous bright yellow cyathias on the rims of the ribs near the plants apex.
Well suited for wet and humid climate, this thrives best in a little shades sunlight and responds well to warmth. It requires water when the soil becomes dry to touch specially during growing season and during summers. Watering should be minimal during winters
Being tiny and cute, they are the perfect table décor when there is a lack of space. They are commonly used to make open and closed terrariums.