Asked by: Christopher Mriniasked in category: General Last Updated: 23rd January, 2020
How do you treat pilea Depressa?
People also ask, how do you treat pilea Peperomioides?
The Chinese money plant prefers a well-draining potting soil, and a pot with drainage holes is necessary. The soil needs to mostly dry out between waterings, with more watering required in warmer, sunnier weather. If the leaves start to look slightly droopy, that's a sign that the plant needs water.
why are the leaves falling off my pilea? Leaves are drooping and curling downward. About it: Overwatering is a common problem with Pilea. Not always it's caused by giving the plant too much water, but also by insufficient drainage. Don't put small plants in big containers, because the soil will hold extra moisture.
Moreover, how do you get rid of pilea babies?
How to separate Pilea babies. As soon as the Pilea babies, or pups have grown to a decent 2-3″ size, you can start removing them from the mother plant. To do this, gently dig your fingers in the soil around the baby plantlet. Feel where the root goes.
Does pilea like humidity?
Water: The pilea group likes high humidity and has fairly high water requirements. Don't let the soil dry out between waterings in the summer. Temperature: The pilea prefer temperatures over 50 F. Soil: They prefer rich, well-drained potting mix.