Chinese Money Plant

from a central, upright stem dangle glossy ‘coin shaped’ leaves

Pilea peperomioides
aka chinese missionary plant
  • evergreen perennial succulent
  • round, leathery, dark-green leaves
  • tiny white inflorescences, on pinkish stems
  • spring flowering
  • readily offshoots from the base

H 50 cm
S 50 cm

indirect sunlight


Notes: Gifted this plant and grows well on South facing windowsill of bathroom behind opaque glass. April 2021 sprouted several young pups so split them off as gifts and repotted all with fresh cactus compost. Only 1 or 2 thrived