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Pilea microphylla 'Variegata'

Native range: Central America, West Indies

Known names: Artillery Plant, Variegated Artillery Plant, Tricolor Artillery Plant

Hardiness: Best kept above 60°F

Mature Size: ~5" Tall, ~1' Wide

Light: Bright, indirect light, too much direct sun can cause burning.

Water: Keep soil moist

Soil: Fast draing, indoor potting soil.

Dormancy Period: N/A

Pet-Safe: Yes

Plant Size: Grown in 2.5" pot


This plant will grow happily by a bright window with little direct sun. East-facing windows are acceptable, too much sun will cause leaves to fry, and not enough light will cause leaves to drop. Make sure the soil is moist- not soggy!

Pilea microphylla 'Variegata' [2.5"]

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