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The Pilea peperomioides is a popular houseplant thanks to its attractive coin-shaped foliage and ease of care. The Pilea peperomioides has many different common names and may also be referred to as the Chinese money plant, coin plant, pancake plant, and UFO plant.

Pilea Peperomioides

  • Sunlight: The Pilea peperomioides thrives in medium to bright indirect light. Rotate your plant regularly to keep it looking symmetrical.

    Water: medium water needs. Allow the plant to nearly dry out between waterings and then water well. The leaves of a Pilea peperomioides will begin to droop when it dries out, which is a good indication that it’s time for watering.

    Mature size: .12 inches tall

    Soil: rich, well-draining soil