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Portulacaria afra ‘Variegata’

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Rooted cutting in 5cm pot

Portulacaria afra ‘Variegata’ | Church Broughton, Derby, DE65
Pot SizeTotal Price
0.1 litres

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Plant Finder: about Portulacaria afra ‘Variegata’

Common names

Elephant bush


Portulacaria afra ‘Variegata’ (Elephant bush). This species will produce opposite pairs of lime green, round to oval, silky smooth leaves, which are about 12mm across. The flowers are tiny and pink.


You should grow in well-drained soil, it needs to be in sun or shade.

Interest and use

Grown for its foliage and overall appearance.

Italics = data drawn from parent genus or species

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  • LightFull sun or Part shade
  • HardinessFrost tender (min 5°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Fertile
  • WaterSemi-moist

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Church Broughton, Derby, DE65
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