Need to Identify this succulent

truthwashereAugust 15, 2011
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

Looks like Portulacaria afra variegated

    Bookmark   August 15, 2011 at 2:11PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

Correctamundo! I would trim off those lower branches and allow cuts to heal before attempting to root. The roots of this plant will emerge from the cut end, not from the trunk nodes like Jades. The variegated form is also a slower grower and will be happier in a semi-shady spot, outside.

    Bookmark   August 15, 2011 at 2:37PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Spring repots anyone???
I've already started my Spring repots even though it's...
deva33 Z5 SE Iowa
Crassula "Green Bird"
Hi, just recieved my cutting of Crassula "Green...
Little Cyathia and Hopes of Bigger Things...
Cyathia on my little Euphorbia today, and little buds...
Starting out with lots of Questions about my Succulents!
Good afternoon ladies/gentlemen! I have a few questions...
Britni Rice
Gollum Surprise
Gollum leaf I came across tonight. Christopher
Sponsored Products
AndTradition | Bellevue AJ4 Wall Light
$600.00 | YLighting
Rite Lite Path & Landscape Light Parts 2.25 in. White 12-LED Track-Light with
$22.47 | Home Depot
nuLOOM Handmade Pino Scroll Vines Rug (5' x 8')
Opal Glass Plug-In Swag Style 12" High Pendant Light
$39.99 | Lamps Plus
Avenue Wall Sconce by Philips Forecast Lighting
$98.00 | Lumens
Vondom | Biophilia Sofa Illuminated
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™