This tropical plant is also known as Moon Valley Pilea because it resembles the surface of the moon due its textured-waxy bushy leaves.

Common Names: Pilea Mollis, Pilea Involucrata, Friendship Plant, Chinese money plant, pancake plant, or UFO plant.


Thrives in bright indirect light. Avoid direct sunlight.

(It grows toward the light source, rotate it every other week)


Water when the top half of the soil is dry. Keep the soil evenly moist. (Filtered water is recommended)


Medium to high humidity. Mist the plant when the air is dry.


18-24 ºC. Keep it away from drafts and cold areas.


This plant is pet-friendly!

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