Pilea is the largest genus in the plant family. As a native of Mexico and Brazil, Pileas leaves are smaller than a fingernail and the foliage is olive green symmetric and very dense. Pilea is one unique and wonderful plant to grow.
For the best results with Pilea, use a well drained soil and medium light with low feed. Plant 1 plug per 4in pot. Plant 5 plugs per 10in basket.
Cuttings vary in size between different plant families. These rooted starter plants will arrive ready to be transplanted in to your final container. If they are to be used in a landscape application, you will need to establish them in a 4 inch pot or an 1801 before planting outside.
Pilea Artillery Quick Reference Guide
|4" crop time||4-6WK|
|10" crop time||8-10WK|