This chunky plant is a Euphorbia horrida, also known as an African milk barrel.
Horrida means ' spiny' In its native South Africa. It a very strong spiny succulent, rather than a cactus - popular for its blue-grey colour and beautiful clustered crowns.
All cacti are succulents but not all succulents are cacti. Got it?
Low-maintenance and an excellent choice for anyone new to growing houseplants. This plant will thrive as long as it's watered only when it's completely dry and kept in a warm and sunny spot.
The sap is toxic to pets and humans.
Delivered in an 8.5cm plastic pot.