You don’t often see variegated Pilea for sale or on display but it's a real gem and another rare plant from China, a country full of unusual plants.


Pilea resembles large pennywort with tall stems with round leaves grows. the mother plant produces small plants regularly that can be easily propagated. In its native range, it grows on shady, damp rocks in forests and is now very rare and possibly endangered. Its ability to cope with shade makes it an ideal houseplant in almost any room in any light. 


We are selling nice large plants, with nice varigation and obviously very limited stock. 


Variegated Pilea peperomioides make a great houseplant gift for friends or family - surprise them with rainforest style! If you are giving Selenicereus as a gift, make sure you include your message at the basket stage. We’ll deliver the houseplant along with a free, handwritten card - and we’ll leave out the paperwork with the price on! 


Pilea peperomioides care level

This plant is easy care, great for beginners.


Where should I put this plant?

Likes a bright indirect light, it will also enjoy a sunny spot. 


How should I water this plant?

Water regularly during the active growing season. No water should ever be allowed to stand around the roots. Keep drier in winter.


Should I feed this plant?

Feed once a month in spring and summer with a liquid plant food. Why not try our own vegan, organic plant food?


Is this plant suitable if I have pets?

This plant is toxic to cats and dogs. 


What size is this plant?

W14cm x H20cm


If you would like more information on caring for houseplants, please have a look at our video here



Variegated Pilea peperomioides *very rare*