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Portulacaria Afra Medio Picta

Portulacaria Afra Medio Picta Midstripe Rainbow Bush

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bonsai, baskets , landscape
sun to light shade
low water use

Portulacaria Afra Medio Picta also known as Midstripe Rainbow Bush or Midstripe Elephant Food is native to Africa.

A very slow growing succulent shrub with attractive bright reddish pink stems holding small 1/2 inch long ovate green leaves that have wide white stripes down their middle .

Sometimes with leaves having little or no green will appear.

An easly to grow succulant showy plant that works great as a bonsai plant , hanging basket or small shrub in frost free climates.

Lavender pink flowers are seldom seen how ever when they do appear they make this plant even more delightfull in the eyes of the beholder.

The solid white leaves while attractive on the red stems are best remove to increase vigor, and the all green leaves should be similarly trimmed.

Plant in full sun to light shade , irrigate sparingly

We are offering a well-established plant that is about 8 inches in diameter and about 3 inches tall.