Portulacaria afra grow and care – shrub to small tree succulent of the genus Portulacaria also known as Elephant bush, Portulacaria afra perennial evergreen or deciduous plant, used as ornamental drought tolerant plant, can grow in desert, mediterranean, subtropical or temperate climate in hardiness zone 9-12
Leaves color green round shape.
Portulacaria afra flower
Flower color white or pink in star shape that grow in clusters.
Portulacaria afra for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy VIDEO How to grow Portulacaria afra growing and care:
Plant / Seed / Vegetative reproduction What is the best way to start growing? No Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? ? Difficulties or problems when growing: Spring / Summer / Autumn Planting season: Slugs, snails Pests and diseases: Autumn / Winter Pruning season: Just for design How to prune: 0.5-5m, 2-15 feet Size of the plant? Medium growing / Slow growing Growth speed in optimal condition: Small amount of water / Average amount of water Water requirement: Full Sun / Half Shade Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: No Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Yes Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Blooming information Summer / Autumn Bloom season? White or pink in star shape that grow in clusters General information about the flower: Scientific name:
Blooming Seasons Autumn flowers Summer flowers Flower colors Purple flower White flower Climate Desert Climate Mediterranean Climate Subtropics Climate Temperate Climate Ornamental parts Ornamental flower Ornamental leaves Ornamental plant Plant growing speed Average growing plants Slow growing plants Plant life-form Deciduous Evergreen Perennial plant Shrub Succulent Tree Plant Uses Drought tolerant plants Ornamental plants Planting Season Autumn Planting Spring Planting Summer planting Plants sun exposure Full sun Plants Part shade Plants Watering plants Regularly water Small amounts of water Hardiness zone Hardiness zone 10 Hardiness zone 11 Hardiness zone 12 Hardiness zone 9