Balanced on the stems like spinning plates, the round leaves of this unusual plant create an intriguing display elevating it to the top of many plant collectors' wish lists. The loose dome of leaves looks great on a windowsill or table in a lightly shaded spot.

Pilea Peperomioides


Chinese money plant:


Temperature: 15-24°C

Light: Filtered sun/Light Shade

Humidity: Moderate

Care: Fairly easy

Height and Spread: 30 x 30cm

Watering: Allow the top of the compost to dry out between waterings from spring to autumn; keep it just moist in winter. Mist the foliage regulary.