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.
Detailed care guides
The height of our plants are measured from the ground to the top.
Please note that the delivery height may vary 10%.
The diameter of our plants is the diameter of the nursery pot. We recommend a decorative pot with a diameter that’s larger.
Plants are natural products and therefore almost certainly differ from product photos. These characteristics make plants extra special and unique. Plants are not exactly the same size as shown.
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|Country||Delivery time (in working days)|
|The Netherlands||2 - 4 days|
|Belgium||2 - 4 days|
|Germany||3 - 5 days|
|France||3 - 5 days|
|Luxembourg||3 - 5 days|
|Austria||3 - 7 days|
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Therefore, indoor plants can't be exchanged or returned.
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Pilea Depressa Sao Paulo
Toxic to pets
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.
|Height (from the ground)||15 cm|
|Pot size Ø||12 cm|
|Botanical name||Pilea Depressa Sao Paulo|
|Nicknames||Chinese money plant, UFO plant, Friendship plant, Missionary plant, Pancake plant|
|Attributes||Air-purifying, Easy to care for, Green, Non-toxic / Pet-friendly, Small|
|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|