This is the purple-leafed version of the Wood Spurge. Evergreen leaf rosettes bear striking lime-green bracts in late spring and early summer.
A good choice for growing at the front of a border, but is also suitable for using as groundcover in gardens with poor, dry soil, especially in partial shade.
Height and spread: 30cm x 60cm
Common name(s): Bible Leaf; Devil's Cup and Saucers; Potatoes in the Dish.