Known as Chinese Money Plant/Pancake Plant/UFO Plant/Lefse Plant/or Missionary Plant.
Is a species of flowering plants in the nettle family Urticacease, native of the Southern China. Growing to 12in tall and wide, it is an errect, succulent, evergreen perennial, with round, dark green peltate leaves up to 4in in diameter a longpetiole.
Thrives in medium-bright indirect light. Can tolerate a few hours of bright direct light.
Water every 1-2 weeks, allowing soil to dry out between waterings. Expect to water more often in brighter light and less often in lower light.
Normal room humidity is fine.
55°F-85°F (13°C-30°C). It’s best not to let it go below 50°F (10°C).
It is generally a very easy-going plant. May get spider mites and mealybugs. Treat spider mites and mealybugs as soon as they appear with weekly sprays of horticultural (Neem) oil and regular wipe-downs of the plan
SYMPTOM: Wilting plant or curling leaves, dry potting mix
SYMPTOM: Yellowing leaves, black stems
This plant is pet-friendly! Best practice is always to keep houseplants out of reach of small children and pets.