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    Portulacaria afra 'Prostrata' (P. 'Minima')('Prostrate Form')

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    Portulacaria afra 'Prostrata (7863715397887)
    Portulacaria afra 'Prostrata (7863715397887)

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    Elephant Food Plant

    Elephant Food Plant

    Portulacaria afra 'Prostrata' (P. 'Minima')('Prostrate Form')

    Regular price $39.95
    Regular price Sale price $39.95
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    Plant Type
    Mature height
    6 in.
    Mature Width
    4-6 ft.
    Sun exposure
    Sun/Part Sun
    Growth Rate
    Grows Well in Zones
    9, 10, 11
    Flowering Season
    Flowering, Drought Tolerant, Deer Resistant
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    Enrich the charm of your home with the exquisite Portulacaria afra 'Prostrata', also known as the Elephant Food Plant. This unique and striking succulent is a must-have for any homeowner looking to add a touch of elegance to their indoor or outdoor space.

    With its trailing branches and small, round leaves, the Portulacaria afra 'Prostrata' is perfect for hanging baskets, planters, or even as ground cover in your garden. Its drought-tolerant nature makes it an ideal choice for busy homeowners who want a low-maintenance plant that still adds beauty to their surroundings.

    The Elephant Food Plant is not only visually appealing but also offers health benefits by purifying the air in your home. It can help reduce toxins such as formaldehyde and benzene, creating a healthier environment for you and your family.

    This versatile plant thrives in bright sunlight but can also adapt to lower light conditions, making it suitable for various settings within your home. Whether placed on a sunny windowsill or displayed on a shaded patio, the Portulacaria afra 'Prostrata' will flourish and bring joy to any space.

    Plant Care

    Plant in lean, well-draining soil as it’s susceptible to root rot. Water regularly during the first year to aid the plant in establishing a strong root system, frequency can be cut back once established.

    California grown
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    • Each plant is hand selected, carefully procured and monitored up until the moment our van arrives at your location.
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    All orders have a flat rate delivery fee of $30.


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