These succulents & accessories are ideal for weddings, bridal showers, baby showers, corporate events, parties & other events. Contact us for special requests & plant advice. When to Order: Try to order 2+ weeks in advance. Note your delivery date in the comments during checkout - we recommend 7+ days prior to the event to let the plants recover from shipping.
Gradually acclimate your succulent to brighter sun over the course of one to two weeks after delivery. Sunny window sills, grow lights, and partial outdoor sun can help a succulent show its most vibrant pigments and maintain a healthy, compact form.
SOIL / DRAINAGE
Re-pot your succulent into a container with a drainage hole. Use a gritty, well-draining soil to prevent rot. Many thick-leaved succulents grow well in rocky soils like Bonsai Jack Gritty Mix. You can also make your own by mixing a bagged cactus & succulent soil from the garden center with an equal volume of mineral grit, e.g. pumice, perlite, or coarse sand.
All succulents are adapted to drought and are prone to rot if watered frequently or left in damp soil. Only water when the soil is completely dry AND the leaves start to feel more flexible. When you do water, most succulents want a deep drenching (enough that water runs out the pot's drainage hole). Pay close attention to any seasonal dormancy listed in a given variety's description. Succulents should be left dry during their dormancy period.
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Portulacaria afra 'Medio-picta' - Midstripe Rainbow Bush [large]