Variegated Red Stem Plant

Variegated Red Stem Plant

Portulacaria afra

“Rainbow Bush” Native to South Africa, a beautiful shrubby plant with mahogany-colored stems that are accented by highly succulent yellow leaves with green midstripes. The habit is somewhat cascading and spreads quickly laterally, rather than vertically. Often used as a bonsai subject as the the stems are easily trained. Protect from frost.

Uses: Pots, Baskets, mixed dish containers, beds, houseplants

Full Sun to Part Shade

Zone 9-11

height 12″