The miniature Jade Tree (Portulacaria afra) is an indoor bonsai which has small round pad shaped leaves and a compact habit.
This bonsai requires minimal watering so is perfect for those who forget to water!
A tree which originates from warmer climates, hence its adaption to require less water.
If you have a particularly warm room this variety will thrive.
Jade trees often feature strongly in feng shui designs and make the perfect gift symbolising luck and prosperity.
The miniature Jade tree is an incredibly easy indoor bonsai variety to care for. It likes dry soil, and therefore will not require frequent watering.
It is a well-proportioned bonsai with naturally small smooth-edged leaves and a compact habit. This bonsai grows beautifully as a ‘broom/orchard style’. Moreover, it’s a perfect bonsai for beginners and those with less time for bonsai care.
If you want to gift this to someone; it Symbolises Good Luck and Prosperity. It’s also known as the lucky money tree.