Aluminium Plant (Pilea Cadierei)
Styled in Sunday Pots: Sage
Native to North Africa, Pilea Cadierei is commonly known as Aluminium Plant or sometimes the Watermelon Plant. It is a vigorous, resilient indoor plant with rarely any problems. It produces eye-catching silvery and dark green leaves up to 30cm long and 20cm wide. Aluminium Plant has a growing habit of branching out as if it is an "umbrella". As a flowering house plant, Pilea Cadierei is interesting and superb for beginners.
Yes, Non-Toxic to Dogs, Non-Toxic to Cats, Non-Toxic to Horses
Size (Can grow to)
Max Height 60cm. Max Spread 50cm
Well-lit position Indoors away from direct sunlight. Stunning outdoor shade plant - protected areas and avoid extreme cold or frost.
Medium. Requires good draining soil.