Lovely Portulacaria Afra or Jade Tree – Tree of Luck / Money Tree
Product Code: JADE2
Woodland-style Portulacaria Afra 10 year old “Money Tree” bonsai!
A phenomenal Jade tree bonsai for indoors in a soft cream/ivory rectangular ceramic pot.
The trunk has fantastic stature, excellent texture and pretty gem like leaves.
The foliage is distinctive and fresh, they are shaped like little gems. The branches are well placed and have created a captivating canopy.
This is a truly outstanding woodland style bonsai; potted with beginners in mind. It is incredibly easy to care for and requires minimal watering.
Know as the ‘lucky tree’ this fabulous variety symbolises luck and prosperity. It would make a wonderful gift with such a unique meaning.
This bonsai is 10 years old and is a good sized bonsai for a desk or windowsill. Ideal for anywhere in the home or office.
Highly recommend for students who love having a tree and something to care for; but who may also forget to water their bonsai.
The miniature jade tree bonsai (Portulacaria afra) makes a perfect beginners bonsai.
It is a variety native to Africa, where there are dry conditions and consequently it prefers a dry soil.
It will not require watering as often as other varieties of bonsai and is particularly easy to care for.
It will thrive in a warm position and will tolerate being fairly dry (but please do not over-water as it does not like to be wet).
The Clean Air Tree
The perfect air purifying Jade tree is a beautiful and very easy bonsai to care for, with excellent proportions and minimal watering requirements.
The miniature Jade tree (Portulacaria afra) is fairly neat and compact when growing, they are ideal for beginners and children to care for.
Portulacaria Afra trees are native to South Africa, they are enjoyed by Elephants and other wildlife. The leaves are a distinctive gem shape and they are a glossy, vibrant emerald green colour; as they grow older they develop cork bark.
This variety is known to be effective in carbon absorption (which is responsible for climate change). They are aiding in the fight for Clean Air.
Jade trees absorb more carbon from the earth’s atmosphere than most other plants because they are extremely efficient.
The antiseptic juice has excellent medical properties; you can use the juice for soothing rashes, insect stings, blisters and sore throats. These trees are edible but supposedly have a sour taste, I have not personally tasted one.
The perfect air purifying Jade tree is an aesthetically pleasing house plant that is easy to look after. We highly recommend for beginners (especially children) because they require minimal watering and care. These trees are extremely easy to take cuttings from therefore you could grow multiple trees at the same time. A fun activity for the family to do together.
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