October Plant Gifts, Pulp Kaktus

Pulp Kaktus specialises in succulent and cacti plant gifts.  Quirky living gifts for loved ones, friends and colleagues, personally delivered to Melbourne inner and outer metro suburbs every day of the week.  Order before 2pm for next day delivery to Zone 1 and every 2 – 3 days for Zone 2 and Zone 3 deliveries. For specific delivery zones, click here.  Our plant gifts are wrapped in biodegradable hessian with an occasion gift tag. We also include a small care card with your gift note written inside.

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Rhipsalis ramulosa + Wave Planter 15cm

$59.00

ONE AVAILABLE

BOTANICAL NAME_ Rhipsalis ramulosa

AKA_ Jungle Cactus

FEATURES_ Freely branching, flattened succulent segments that are green to red in adequate light or winter periods.  The flowers are greenish white to pinkish in color. Perfect for hanging pots with their pendulous stems.

PLANT PERSONALITY_ Definitely a nana plant for the 70s, retro stylists.  Perfect addition to the 70s suburban homes many of us grew up in that are now being renovated.

Hardwood Chopping Board (Melbourne made)

$165.00

One of a kind hardwood chopping boards crafted from Australian and American hardwoods.

Measuring 480mm w x 300mm h x 3cm d

Includes recycled hardwood which has been sustainably sourced.

The board has been finished by soaking it in an organic mineral oil (food safe)

Final application of beeswax and mineral oil for a smooth cutting surface.

Hand crafted by Ethan Taylor

Made in Melbourne.

Crassula ‘Surprise Party’ + Cement Planter 16cm

$59.00

BOTANICAL NAME_ Crassula ‘Surprise Party’

AKA_ Surprise Party

FEATURES_ Crassula ‘Surprise Party’ is a compact grey foliage succulent with soft leaves covered in tiny hairs giving it a silvery shimmer in sunlight. Clusters of small pink flowers appear in Spring.

Crassula ovata ‘Red Coral’ + Wave Cement Planter 13cm

$55.00

BOTANICAL NAME_ Crassula ovata ‘Red Coral’

AKA_Money Plant, Lucky Plant, Jade Plant, Friendship Tree, Prosperity Plant, Red Coral Jade.

FEATURES_  Crassula ovata ‘Red Coral’ is a stunning cultivar which forms a tight compact plant with intense yellow and red leaves if grown in full sun. They can be shaped into a bonsai plant by peeling back leaves at the stem or cut to shape.

PLANT SYMBOLISM_ Crassula ovata (Jade Plant) is considered a good luck charm in China. Traditionally placed at the entrance of a home or business to encourage growth and renewal and future prosperity for the owners. In Feng Shui, place this plant east for health, harmony and scholarly pursuits, south east for wealth and luck, and west for creativity.

PLANT PERSONALITY_ Happy new house gift or luck with new business ventures. The adage goes, ‘A jade at the door, poor no more.’

Portulacaria afra ‘Golden Jade’ + Cement Planter 12cm

$49.00

BOTANICAL NAME_ Portulacaria afra

AKA_ Golden Jade Plant, Jade Plant Golden

FEATURES_ Jade plants are hugely popular as garden plants, in pots and also as Bonsai. This is the golden form of Portulacaria afra, it is slower growing than the usual green form and tends to be more compact in habit. In winter the golden colour intensifies to bright yellow against purple-red stems and is very attractive. It is a great one for shaping as a bonsai by peeling back the leaves at the stem to shape.

PLANT SYMBOLISM_  Jade Plants are considered a good luck charm in China. Traditionally placed at the entrance of a home or business to encourage growth and renewal and future prosperity for the owners. In Feng Shui, place this plant east for health, harmony and scholarly pursuits, south east for wealth and luck, and west for creativity.

PLANT PERSONALITY_ The perfect gift for new ventures, as a wedding gift, new beginnings, starting out and for long lived relationships and friendships. The adage goes, ‘A jade at the door, poor no more.’

Stenocereus pruinosa ‘Grey Organ Pipe Cactus’ + Cement Planter 16cm

$89.00

BOTANICAL NAME_ Stenocereus pruinosa

AKA_ Grey Organ Pipe Cactus, Grey Ghost

FEATURES_ Grey Organ Pipe Cactus (Stenocereus pruinosa) is a slow growing, upright cylindrical cactus with occasional branching.  Powdery blue-green columnar cactus from Mexico. Hardy, low maintenance and drought tolerant.

PLANT PERSONALITY_ Sharp and stunning. Not afraid to say what they think but from a place of great depth and beauty.

Crassula ovata ‘Jade Gollum’ + Cement Planter 10cm

$45.00

BOTANICAL NAME_ Crassula ovata ‘Gollum’,

AKA_Finger Jade, ET’s Fingers, Jade Tree, Money Tree, Ogre’s Ears, Shrek’s Ears

FEATURES_ Crassula Ovata ‘Gollum Jade’ has elongated, tubular leaves with a puckered end that appears like suction cups. The tips have a reddish tinge and the long leaves are green. The flowers are star shaped and white or pink in color.  Crassula Ovata ‘Gollum’ is a cultivar of the Crassula ovata ‘Jade’ plant. Gollum is an infamous character in Tolkien’s popular books. The character, Gollum, is a disfigured hobbit brought on by a series of unfortunate twist of events. This plant, Crassula Ovata ‘Gollum’ also appears as a disfigured or misshapen relative of the Crassula ovata ‘Jade’ plant, hence the amusing name.

PLANT PERSONALITY_  It is also the lucky plant that brings prosperity and good luck to homes and businesses alike.  ‘A jade at the door, poor no more.’

*Note: The plant shown is an indication of what you will receive. It will be a similar plant to the one shown here however time of year can change colour slightly.

Crassula arborescens ‘Silver Dollar Plant’ + Cement Planter 12cm

$49.00

BOTANICAL NAME_ Crassula arborescens

AKA_ Giant Silver Dollar Plant, Silver Dollar Plant, Jade Plant

FEATURES_ This Crassula is another Jade Plant variety.  Plants are slows growing and form thick trunks over time.  A silver jade plant which colours up on the edges in the sun.  Suitable for shaping into a bonsai succulent tree

PLANT SYMBOLISM_ Jade Plants are considered a good luck charm in China.