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

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.

    What makes it special:
  • Symbol of good luck and fortune.
  • Best for sunny windows and indoor.
  • Easy to care and low maintenance plant.
  • Its leaves resembles like coin.
  • Popular house plant with attractive leaves.
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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)

About Elephant bush

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 Height7 inch (18 cm)
Plant Spread 5 inch (13 cm)
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
Common Name Elephant Bush, Elephant Food, Dwarf Jade, Small Leaf Jade, Porkbush
Maximum Reachable Height Up to 25.4 Centimeters
Difficulty Level Easy.

Planting and care


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

Sunlight

  • Natural indirect / artificial bright light is ideal for jade plant growth.

  • Soil
  • Soil should be well drained and porous.

  • 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.

  • Application of Fertilizer
  • Before application of fertilizer loosen the topsoil without disturbing the roots of the plant so it can uptake the nutrients and moisture.
  • During the main growing season (January-March) feed the plant with organic fertilizer once a month.
  • Apply water immediately after application of fertilizer.

  • Plant Protection
  • Remove dead, infected or damaged plant parts and discard them away from the plants.
  • For any insect attack or disease, you can use Neem oil, Eucalyptus oil or Citrus oil spray for primary treatment.

  • Don'ts
  • Do not over water the plant especially when pot does not have drainage holes.
  • keep away from the AC Vents.
  • Do not apply water on plant leaves.
  • Elephant bush care

    Initial care for 1-2 weeks after receiving plant at your location:

  • 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.

  • Key requirements to keep plant healthy:

    Sunlight Natural indirect/artificial bright light.
    Watering Apply 1 cup (Approx. 50 ml) water when the topsoil (3-4 inch) in pot feels dry to touch.
    Soil Soil should be well drain and porus.
    Temperature 18-24 degree Celsius.
    Fertilizer Apply any organic fertilizer once a month.

    Elephant bush special feature

    Consider as Good luck plant.

    Elephant bush uses

    Ornamental Use:

    • It makes an excellent container or house plant

    Frequently Asked Questions

    What is another name for a Elephant bush?

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

    How tall do Elephant bush grow?

    On average Elephant bush grows Up to 25.4 Centimeters

    How hard is Elephant bush to grow?

    A Elephant bush is Easy.

    How much sunlight does a Elephant bush need?

    A Elephant bush prefers Natural indirect/artificial bright light.

    How much water does a Elephant bush need?

    A Elephant bush prefers watering Apply 1 cup (Approx. 50 ml) water when the topsoil (3-4 inch) in pot feels dry to touch.

    What kind of soil does a Elephant bush need?

    A Elephant bush prefers Soil should be well drain and porus.

    What temperature does a Elephant bush like?

    A Elephant bush prefers 18-24 degree Celsius.

    How often should I fertilize my Elephant bush?

    To encourage Elephant bush growth, Apply any organic fertilizer once a month.



    Reviews

    Monday, 16 March 2020

    Thank you very much. Love your company and site.

    Ashwathi Nair

    Friday, 28 February 2020

    This plant initially takes time to grow.

    Sarthak Markam

    Friday, 21 February 2020

    plant was delivered in excellent condition there was no damage .

    Rupesh Vachhani

    Friday, 21 February 2020

    Tried my self 90% germination rate.Go for it

    Jahanara Mondol

    Monday, 02 July 2018

    Absolutely superb in every way

    Juhi Yasmin

    Sunday, 01 July 2018

    Can you ensure that your packaging will not spoil the plant.

    Vimala Lakshmi

    Sunday, 01 July 2018

    Good quality they all grow nicely?

    Ashish Bhujbal

    Saturday, 30 June 2018

    I m really happy to say that your packing is good ,on time delivery all plants are good .

    Gaurav Narwania

    Friday, 29 June 2018

    Good quality they all grow nicely?

    Dhiraj Gome

    Thursday, 28 June 2018

    Plants are a great way to bring a little natural beauty indoors.

    Jeremy Cabral

    Thursday, 28 June 2018

    Very small but looking cute

    Bittu dan

    Wednesday, 27 June 2018

    This is easy to grow with low maintenance requirements

    Vj singh

    Wednesday, 27 June 2018

    Perfect product to improve the ambience in your home and give it a fresh look!

    Ratilal Patel

    Tuesday, 26 June 2018

    Plants are alive but flowers have not come out as yet.

    Shakil Anwar

    Tuesday, 26 June 2018

    This is easy to grow with low maintenance requirements

    Joshi Prisy

    Tuesday, 26 June 2018

    Very much happy with the product and service.

    Ritu Singh

    Monday, 25 June 2018

    Got all healthy plants..thanks

    Sheik

    Monday, 25 June 2018

    Does best in rich, well-draining soil.

    Ratna Jyoti Das Kalita

    Monday, 25 June 2018

    Plants are alive but flowers have not come out as yet.

    Vijayalakshmi Kesharwalaa

    Saturday, 23 June 2018

    when I opened the box I was amazed at how well this plant was packaged and how healthy they all were.

    Vani reddy

    Saturday, 23 June 2018

    Good packing. Plant is very healthy and also I received free seeds offer & cashback . Happy :-)

    Asano

    Friday, 22 June 2018

    I really like ur live plants and wish to order more in future

    Madhu Pal

    Thursday, 21 June 2018

    Do you provide the plant with soil, and in grown condition?

    Gaurav Narwania

    Thursday, 21 June 2018

    I really impressed with live plant I purchased online from nurserylive, the packaging was superb.. Thanks

    SHWETA SHARMA

    Tuesday, 19 June 2018

    Thank you Nurserylive for such nice live plants collection

    Manjeet Singh

    Sunday, 17 June 2018

    I have it on my table with a Lucky Bamboo and looks great!

    Roopam Shahi

    Friday, 15 June 2018

    Properties of this plant makes it??great houseplants.

    Dhiraj Gome

    Thursday, 14 June 2018

    Thank you Nurserylive for such nice live plants collection

    Rahul Gupta

    Thursday, 14 June 2018

    Keep it away from harsh direct sunlight to prevent leaf burn.

    JASDEEP MANN

    Tuesday, 12 June 2018

    Buy this just 2 weeks ago .and its growing very nice

    Pukhrambam Kavita

    Tuesday, 12 June 2018

    This plants collection is awesome!!! I would recommend it to everyone.

    Roopam Shahi

    Tuesday, 12 June 2018

    A happy customer ?? But like could the rate be a bit reasonably else all good ... thanks

    Madhu Grover

    Monday, 11 June 2018

    Can be kept in semi shade areas

    Gauri Tewari Awasthi

    Sunday, 10 June 2018

    Its been a month I bought this plant. It came with very few broken leaves but its growing fast now. Very happy with this one.

    Joshi Prisy

    Friday, 08 June 2018

    Where did you get the round plant stands with the feet on them?

    Srishti Mishra

    Thursday, 07 June 2018

    Brilliant stuff, highly recommended.

    Chetna

    Wednesday, 06 June 2018

    What are other names of this plant?

    Jagruti Jain

    Wednesday, 06 June 2018

    "I ve bought quite a few of these and are growing very well.

    Joshi Prisy

    Wednesday, 06 June 2018

    It is easiest to grow houseplant.

    Manisha Sharma

    Wednesday, 06 June 2018

    Very nice plant. Got delivered with very good condition. Gonna order one more

    Navjot

    Tuesday, 05 June 2018

    Ideal plant for green gift

    Asha S

    Monday, 04 June 2018

    Got in good condition, found no problem, happy :)

    Sarmista Jena

    Monday, 04 June 2018

    Gift for my father and he loved it

    Sarthak Markam

    Sunday, 03 June 2018

    Thank you so much... gifted to someone special and he likes it a lot

    Marudadu RajyaLakshmi

    Sunday, 03 June 2018

    How many plants like this needed for a 500 SQFT living hall

    Joshi Prisy

    Saturday, 02 June 2018

    Today i got this plant...the colour of leaves touches heart.

    Farid Molla

    Saturday, 02 June 2018

    It is easiest to grow houseplant.

    Anand Prasad

    Thursday, 31 May 2018

    Great plant, great case, great packaging. If you are planning to buy please go ahead.

    Manisha Sharma

    Thursday, 31 May 2018

    Simply love the plant....healthy n beautiful!!....Thankyou for the free gifts!!

    Dimple Kataria

    Wednesday, 30 May 2018

    Very happy with product. All the leaves were green and fresh. A very nice product in such a affordable price

    Siva Kumar

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