Variegated Elephant Bush
Portulacaria afra f. variegata is a much-branched, slow growing, succulent shrub up to 10 feet, with attractive, reddish-brown stems and smooth, obovate, glossy green leaves up to 2 cm long, heavily variegated with cream. Stems become interwoven as the plant ages. Flowers are small, lavender-pink and clusters shaped
Bright light with direct sunlight & well-drained sandy soil. Choose a location with indirect sunlight when growing Elephant Bush indoors. Overly bright sunlight can char the leaves and cause them to drop off. Ensure that the container you choose has wide drainage holes.
Suitable for Container, Rock Garden, Bonsai & Xeriscaping