One of South Africa's gems! This local succulent is an oxygen machine, and a single hectare can convert 4,2 tons of carbon dioxide into oxygen each year. It's a great health plant with leaves containing manganese, cobalt and magnesium. It also contains micro elements iodine and selenium, which acts as an antioxidant. It's lemony tasting leaves are perfect in salads.
The Portulacaria prostrata grows long stems that hang, prostrata coming from the Latin word to “thrown down.”
Plant comes in a 14cm grow pot. Hooks can be unclipped. Decorative pots sold separately.