|1||Pachira Five Buds - Plant|
|2||4 inch (10 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)|
Pachira is a tropical wetland tree of the genus Pachira and is commercially sold under the name money tree and money plant.It has shiny green palmate leaves and smooth green bark. It is a durable plant and will adapt very well to different conditions.
The pachira needs plenty of sunlight though it is important to avoid direct sunlight during the summer months as the leaves may get sunburned.The plant is also known as Malabar chestnut or Saba nut. Money tree plants often have their slender trunks braided together and are a low maintenance option for artificially lit areas. Money tree plant care is easy and based upon just a few specific conditions.
|Plant Height||18 inch (46 cm)|
|Plant Spread||6 inch (15 cm)|
|Common Name||Money tree|
|Maximum Reachable Height||Upto 60 ft in their native habitat.|
|Difficulty Level||easy to medium|
Plants are often grown as bonsai specimens and house plants, being very tolerant of drought and shade.
|Sunlight||Full sun to partial shade.|
|Watering||These plants like a moderately humid room and deep but infrequent watering. Water the plants until the water runs from the drainage holes and then let them dry out between watering.|
|Soil||Plant the tree in peat moss with some gritty sand.|
|Temperature||The best temperatures are 60 to 65 F. (16-18 C.).|
|Fertilizer||Remember to fertilize every two weeks as part of good money tree plant care. Use a liquid plant food diluted by half. Suspend fertilizing in winter.|