Pilea peperomioides

Pilea peperomioides

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The best part about the Pilea is its shiny, leathery leaves and the fact that it makes a lot of shoots.

Please note! This is a small plant.

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Description

Height

30 cm

Potsize

17 cm

Botanical name

Pilea Peperomioides

Toxic to pets

No

Care

Watering Requires water once a week
Best location Grows best with medium light. Can't withstand full sun
Plant nutrition It is best if you add plant nutrition once every 2 weeks during the summer
Repotting After purchase, repotting is not necessary. The plant should then be repotted preferably every 2 years

Description

The Pilea is mainly known by the nickname "the Chinese money plant,” which sums up a lot about the plant. It originates from China and has large, flat, and round coin-shaped leaves.

Being one of the more unknown discovered plant types, The Pilea was found in the south of China in only the last century. There, it grows at an altitude of about 2,000 meters.

The best part about the Pilea is its shiny, leathery leaves and the fact that it makes a lot of shoots. The shoots are useful if you want to learn how to propagate plants.

Specifications
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With or without pot?With decorative pot
Decorative potKokodama
Pot materialCoconut fibers
Pot colourBrown
Height in cm30 cm
Pot size Ø17 cm
Botanical namePilea Peperomioides
NicknamesChinese money plant, UFO plant, Friendship plant, Missionary plant, Pancake plant
Quantity1
AttributesAir-purifying, Easy to care for, Green, Hanging, Kokodama, Non-toxic / Pet-friendly, Small
LocationIndirect sunlight
WateringRequires water once a week
Best locationGrows best with medium light. Can't withstand full sun
Plant nutritionIt is best if you add plant nutrition once every 2 weeks during the summer
RepottingAfter purchase, repotting is not necessary. The plant should then be repotted preferably every 2 years
ToxicNo
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