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Elephant bush, Portulacaria afra, Jade plant (Green) - Succulent Plant

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Description

The jade plant is an extremely popular succulent houseplant with fleshy, Sometimes called the money plant or dollar plant, these plants were once thought to bring good luck to their owners so were often given as housewarming gifts.

Sr Item name
1 Elephant bush, Portulacaria afra, Jade plant (Green) - Succulent Plant
2 4 inch (10 cm) Nursery Pot as Inner
3 4.5 inch (11 cm) Ronda No. 1110 Round Plastic Planter (Green)

Botanical name of Elephant bush is Portulacaria afra. Elephant bush is a small-leaved succulent plant found in South Africa. These succulents commonly have a reddish stem and leaves that are green Elephant Bush small-leaved succulent plant found in South Africa. Elephant Bush commonly has a reddish stem and green leaves.

The vibrant green leaves are symbolic of growth and renewal. Jade plants have long been thought to bring good fortune to their owners.

Plant Specifications

Plant Height 7 inch (18 cm)
Plant Spread 5 inch (13 cm)
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
Common Name Elephant Bush, Dwarf Jade, Small Leaf Jade, Porkbush
Difficulty Level Easy.

Planting and care


Refer our Garden Guide for detailed procedures and meanings of words related to gardening.

Elephant bush care

  • Keep the plant in Natural indirect /Artificial bright Light.
  • Poke your finger/plain small stick into the soil to check the moisture.
  • apply 1 cup (Approx. 50 ml) water when top soil (3-4 inches) feels dry to touch.
  • Do not re-pot for min. 2 weeks after receiving it.
  • Sunlight Morning sunlight for 3-6 hrs
    Watering
  • Poke your finger/plain small stick into the soil to check the moisture.
  • Apply 1 cup (Approx. 50 ml) of water when the top soil (3-4 inch) in pot feels dry to touch.
  • Apply water probably in the morning or evening time.
  • Do not overwater the plant.
  • As a rule of thumb, water the plant thoroughly in the summer and reduce watering in winter and rainy season.
  • Soil Soil should be well drained and porous.
    Fertilizer Any organic fertilizer like Vermicompost.

    Elephant bush uses

    Ornamental Use:

    • It makes an excellent container or house plant

    It contains

    SrItem name
    1Elephant bush, Portulacaria afra, Jade plant (Green) - Succulent Plant
    24 inch (10 cm) Nursery Pot as Inner
    34.5 inch (11 cm) Ronda No. 1110 Round Plastic Planter (Green)

    Frequently Asked Questions

    What is another name for a Elephant bush?

    Elephant bush is commonly known as Elephant Bush, Dwarf Jade, Small Leaf Jade, Porkbush

    How hard is Elephant bush to grow?

    A Elephant bush is Easy.

    How much sunlight does a Elephant bush need?

    A Elephant bush prefers Morning sunlight for 3-6 hrs

    How much water does a Elephant bush need?

    A Elephant bush prefers watering

  • Poke your finger/plain small stick into the soil to check the moisture.
  • Apply 1 cup (Approx. 50 ml) of water when the top soil (3-4 inch) in pot feels dry to touch.
  • Apply water probably in the morning or evening time.
  • Do not overwater the plant.
  • As a rule of thumb, water the plant thoroughly in the summer and reduce watering in winter and rainy season.
  • What kind of soil does a Elephant bush need?

    A Elephant bush prefers Soil should be well drained and porous.

    How often should I fertilize my Elephant bush?

    To encourage Elephant bush growth, Any organic fertilizer like Vermicompost.

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