Portulacaria afra (Elephant Bush)

Portulacaria afra (Elephant Bush)
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Portulacaria afra (Elephant Bush)

Regular price $14.30
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Looking for an easy-to-care-for plant that can thrive both indoors and outdoors? Look no further than the Portulacaria afra, or elephant bush! This popular plant is perfect for beginners or busy plant-lovers who don't have a lot of time to dedicate to their greenery. The elephant bush is happy in any kind of light, from full sun to shade, making it a versatile option for any space. Plus, its bright green leaves are sure to add a pop of color to your home or garden. Whether you're a first-time plant parent or a seasoned green thumb, the elephant bush is a great option for you!

Light requirement: Full Sun and Part sun/part shade

Water requirement: Low

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Skill level: Beginner

Growth rate: Intermediate

Suitable for containers: Yes

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Drought tolerance: High

Frost tolerance: Low

Wind tolerance: High

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Mature height: 3 m

Mature width: 1.5 m

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Colour: Green

Variegation: No

Size: Small/medium

Seasonality: Evergreen

Flowering: Yes; but primarily grown for it's foliage

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