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Rainbow Bush, Elephant Bush
Portulacaria afra


Thick flesy branches; opposite leaves which are also fleshy; medium green in color.

Plant Form or Habit: upright

Plant Use: pot plant

Exposure: high medium

Flower Color: pink, inconspicuous

Blooming Period: spring summer fall

Height: 3 feet and up

Width: several feet

Foliage Texture: medium

Heat Tolerance: high

Water Requirements: low

Additional Comments: Bright light; allow soil to dry between waterings; variegated plants available.


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