PORTULACARIA afra | Evergreen Nursery

PORTULACARIA afra

PORTULACARIA AFRA Elephant Food Portulacaria afra
 
Portulacaria afra - Elephant’s Food
Elephant Food is a beautiful evergreen succulent with bright green leaves and red stems. It's also known as  Elephant Bush and is a favorite food source for elephants in Africa. An easy care plant that does well in partial to full sun and is drought tolerant when established. It can reach heights of up to 8-12 feet, but can be managed by pruning and even trained as a bonsai.
 
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Exposure: 

Full sun
Partial Shade

Water Needs: 

Low (Water-wise)

Height: 

Medium

Plant Type: 

Succulent

Landscape Use: 

Drought Tolerant
Erosion Control
Fire Resistant
Rock Garden
Xeriscape

Deciduous/Evergreen: 

Evergreen

Flowering Season: 

Summer

Flower Color: 

Lavender

1 Gallon: 

6.50

5 Gallon: 

18.00

15 Gallon: 

55.00
  • Stock varies-Not all sizes listed may be in stock
  • Pricing subject to change without notice
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  • ***The photo(s) does not necessarily reflect what is currently available at Evergreen Nursery***