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7 Causes of Pilea Leaves Splitting (And Fixes)

The cheery round leaves of the Pilea peperomioides or Chinese Money Plant are one of its chief charms, so it’s understandably heartbreaking when they start to crack or split.  Mechanical damage, incorrect placement, insufficient root systems, and a short temperature range contribute to splitting Pilea leaves. Additionally, dry roots, excessive moisture, and fertilizers all contribute …

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Chinese Money Plant Dropping Leaves (Causes and Solutions)

If you manage to have acquired a Chinese money plant (Pilea peperomioides), you’re lucky.  Chinese money plant has rounded, glossy, deep green-colored leaves that are very pleasant looking.  Unfortunately, dropping leaves is a common problem we’ll encounter with this plant. You may have wondered to yourself,  Chinese money plant dropping its leaves due to poor …

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