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Portulacaria Variegata

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Portulacaria Variegata

Common Name Rainbow Bush Description

Evergreen spreading, slow growing succulent shrub. Attractive mahogany coloured stems combined with variegated creamy leaves which have a light green centre stripe, and a tinge of magenta on the very edge of the leaf make for year round foliage colour in the garden or container.

Flowers Lavender pink flowers are rarely seen and it is quite possible this variety does not flower at all in cultivation. Height 70cm - 1m. Size is easily controlled with selective pruning and pot size. Usage Water wise plant for gardens and containers. Useful as a Bonsai-style subject, hanging basket or wall pot. Table Top Topiary in decorative bowls or small troughs. Features & Benefits

 Regular and deep water is better than surface watering.

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