Pilea Peperomioides

Common name: Chinese money plant 

The chinese money plant or Pilea Perperomioides has been spread amongst amateur gardeners via cuttings without being well-known to botanists. Which is probably why it is slightly harder to find in many regions. These plants are low maintenance and can be propagated very easily.

Light
Bright light, and it can handle some direct sun. The leaves may turn darker in shady spots

Water
Water once a week. Don’t let the plant sit in water, but also don’t let the soil completely dry out

Care level
This plant requires some care

Pet-friendly
It is safe for your pets 


*If you suspect your pet may have ingested a potentially toxic substance, call the APCC at (888) 426-4435 or contact your local veterinarian as soon as possible.