Wax Malpighia has amazing dwarf bushy shrub; also you can make bonsai with this plant.
||Wax Malpighia, Ehretia microphylla (White) - Plant
||5 inch (13 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)
Wax malpighia is a medium sized shrub. It can grow up to 3 m tall.The plant leaves are dark green, obovate in shape, measuring 1.5 - 4 cm long, dense foliage and the leaf margin is toothed towards the apex. Flowers are small measuring 8 - 10 mm wide, white in color.
The fruit is globose in shape after ripens color will change from brownish orange to red.
||12 inch (30 cm)
||5 inch (13 cm)
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
|Maximum Reachable Height
||Up to 3 m
||Easy to grow
Planting and careWatering should be done early in the morning if the soil is dry.Prune or trim the plant to maintain the plant shape. Apply fertilizer or manure once a month for a potted plant. Re-potting can do in spring season.
Wax Malpighia care
Wax Malpighia plant requires full to partial sunlight for better growth. The potted plant requires a potting mix as the soil, vermicompost, and coco peat.
||Full to partial Sunlight
||Sandy loam soil
||25 to 35 degree C
||Apply any organic fertilizer
Wax Malpighia special feature
Wax Malpighia uses
- The plant is used for the ornamental purpose