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.
|Common Name||Money tree|
|Maximum Reachable Height||Upto 60 ft in their native habitat.|
|Bloom Time||April to frost|
|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.|