Pilea Peperomioides – Chinese Money Plant

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Plant Description

Native to Southwestern China also known as the Chinese money plant or the UFO plant. Pilea is a quirky beauty that has pancake or UFO shaped leaves which branch out from the center stem. Pilea brings personality and spunk to any room, she multiplies very easily and that’s what makes her the gift that keeps on giving.

Care Tips

Light – Bright indirect light, leaves curling inwards are an indication that the plant is not getting enough light, try move your Pilea to a brighter spot.
Water -You can let the soil dry up a bit in cooler seasons however try keep soil slightly moist in warmer seasons
Humidity– No particular humidity requirements
Repot – Go one pot size up every second year

 

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