PILEA (CHINESE MONEY PLANT)
Pilea peperomioides, more commonly known as Chinese money plant, pancake plant. Pilea peperomioides is one of the easiest and most interesting plants to propagate in water. Cuttings and pups spread it around the world, earning it one of its many nicknames, the Friendship Plant. This plant is the gift that keeps on giving!
Pilea is a low maintenance species that thrives in a bright spot near a window, but it is best to keep the plant out of direct sunlight as too much direct sun can cause the leaves to burn.
Always be sure to assess your plant’s watering needs upon receiving it. Before giving your plant a drink, it is best to check the moisture level in the soil first to ensure it isn’t moist right beneath the surface.