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Portulacaria afra – Porkbush – Spekboom

With the heat of summer and extreme drought conditions over large parts of South Africa, we are focusing on hardy trees that will beautify your garden and cope with severe weather patterns. The porkbush is an attractive succulent plant which is densely branched and leaved.  The compact conformation of the plant makes it ideal for [...]

By |2018-01-18T16:24:01+02:00January 18th, 2018|Tree of the Week|Comments Off on Portulacaria afra – Porkbush – Spekboom

Portulacaria afra – Porkbush – Spekboom

Our thoughts are turning to spring and today we have an example of a plant that would thrive near your pool. The porkbush is an attractive succulent plant which is densely branched and leaved.  It has a compact conformation and the leaves are waxy and a bright tender green.  The small egg shaped leaves sit [...]

By |2014-08-21T11:55:43+02:00August 21st, 2014|Tree of the Week|0 Comments
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