The lime-green flowers look like Euphorbia blossoms, but don't bleed a milky sap that causes allergic reactions in many people and the leaves look similar to eucalyptus. Erect plants produce 2 1/2" yellow-lime green flowers atop long, wiry stems. Excellent for mixed bouquets and makes a unique dried flower. Ht. 24-36", annual, can grow as a perennial in frost free zones.
Other Names: Chinese Thoroughwax, Hare's Ear Root, Sho-saiko-to, shrubby hare's-ear, sickle-leaf hare's-ear, and thoroughwax