Pilea Sugar is a new, rare variety of Pilea peperomioides or more commonly known as Chinese money plant. The leaves are covered with splashes or speckles of soft white and have ribbed edges.
Size: 13cm diameter x 20cm height
Light: Filtered sun, indirect light
Watering: Allow the top 3-4 cm of the compost to dry between waterings when the plant is actively growing, usually from spring through autumn. Reduce watering frequency in winter when light levels are lower.
Feeding: Use half the recommended dose of a balanced liquid fertilizer every 6-8 weeks from spring through autumn.
Soil: Soil-based compost and perlite.
Tip: This plant is safe around pets. Keep it warm and away from direct sunlight and drafts.
Did you know? This plant is commonly known as Chinese Money plant as it originates from Southwest China and its leaves resemble coins.