Monthly Top Plants

Spekboom (Portulacaria afra)

Also known as Elephant’s food/the Pork bush, Portulacaria afra is a succulent shrub with small rounded leaves and a contrasting red stem.

Tea Bush (Leptospermum Cherry Brandy)

Brilliant, bright and bold – Leptospermum is a plant that will perform spectacularly in gardens throughout South Africa. Leptospermums are indigenous to both Australia and New Zealand where they are commonly called ‘Tea Tree’ and in the latter, ‘Manuka’.

Jade Plant (Crassula Ovata Red Edge)

Crassula ovata Crassula ovata “Red Edge’ is an excellent container plant and is proudly South African. It makes a true waterwise garden specimen with its green oval shaped leaves and distinct red edge.