Scientific Name: Pilea involucrata Form: Creeping / Mat-like, Weeping
Common Name:friendship plant Texture:Medium
Family Name:UrticaceaeHabit: Pendulous, Spreading
Plant Type: Indoor foliage plant Mature Size (ht. X w.):< 0.1m x 0.1 - 0.3m
Origin: Central America, Caribbean Island, South America Hardiness Zone:Zone 11: (above 4 C)
Leaves: Simple, Opposite, Heavily veined, Rugose, Ovate, Elliptic, Serrate
Flowers: Cyme, (Panicle-like), Pink, White, Aug- Jul
Fruit: Achene, Brown, Green, Sep- Oct
Exposure: Filtered shade
Soil or Media: Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Hanging basket, Indoor plant
Key ID Features:A bushy trailing plant; leaves ovate, toothed, heavily textured, dark green with dark bronze undertones and often light green edges, undersides are typically dark red, to 8 cm long.