Pilea Peperomioides aka Chinese Money Plant - 5" pot / 8" tall

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Regular price $27.85
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Loves bright, indirect light for at least 4 hours a day and doesn't like the direct sun at all. In the Spring and Summer keep the top inch of soil moist all the time; Fall and Winter let the top inch dry out in between waterings; any time of the year make sure it doesn't sit in water. Non Toxic to pets.

Pilea Peperomioides comes in a 5" plastic growers pot, plant height ranges 7" - 8" tall from the base of the pot.


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Pilea Overview

Pileas, like TikTok stars, are really enjoying their stardom in the spotlight. Also known as a Coin Plant, UFO Plant, Friendship Plant and Chinese Money Plant, Pileas are native to Southern China at the foot of the Himalayas and are part of the stinging-nettle family, Urticaceae. Fortunately, Pileas don’t sting. Unfortunately, they don’t grow money. The Pilea didn’t get its due attention until the mid 1900s and finally hit its stride in the late 2010s. You’ll see Pileas on everyone’s social media (re: #pileababy and #pilealovers), your colleagues’ desk, and at the impulse section of a fruit stand. They’re super easy-going and are almost comical in the way they look, which is probably why they’re known as the “Pass it on Friendship Plant”. Welcome to the big leagues, Pilea!

Customer Reviews

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It's thriving

Beautiful plsnt

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Nicole
Growing like crazy

Beautiful healthy plant; has new growth and a whole other baby plant started already. Love this guy!

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Archana Lingendran

Such a cute plant! It was healthy when I received it and it is thriving in its new home :)

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Sydney Pelland

Gorgeous thank you!

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Jenny Howe
Lovely!

Bought as a gift for someone. Pot was gorgeous, plant was small but in great condition and they gave me a christmas cactus as a free gift! Perfect!

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