Chinese Money Plant


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

H 0.3m
S 0.3m

full sun
part shade

well-drained

Care: shallow pots of loamless compost in bright, indirect light & high humidity. In growth, water moderately & feed monthly, sparingly in winter.


Notes: Gifted this plant and growing well on kitchen windowsill. It put out 2 small plants so April 2021 I split them all up and repotted with fresh cactus compost