The Friendship Plant - The UFO Plant - Pilea peperomioides
This Pilea variety has many names. It is aka: the Friendship plant, the UFO plant, the Pancake plant, the Chinese Money plant. It is a unique and trendy houseplant, loved for its round leaves that look like little flying saucers! It is referred to as The Friendship plant because of how easy it is to share with friends. It readily produces baby plants from the roots -- you can carefully remove these baby plants, called pups,, to share the houseplant love with family, friends, and neighbors. It is relatively small indoor plant and it doesn’t usually grow much larger than 18 inches tall and wide, making it perfect for displaying on desks and tabletops. It is also a natural air purifier!
- Light: Bright indirect
- Soil & Water: Well drained soil. Water as the top inch or so of the potting mix dries to the touch.
- Humidity: Above Average
- Pet Friendly: Yes