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Pilea Glauca 'Red Stem Tears' for Sale Online
Pilea glauca 'Red Stem Tears' is similar to the popular Pilea 'Baby Tears', but with tiny dark green leaves displayed well against stems of red. Pilea glauca 'Red Stem' is a low growing plant with a trailing growth habit that will rapidly form a good ground cover, making it great for a terrarium. This plant prefers moderate light, high humidity, and very moist soil.
Pilea glauca, also known as Red stem Tears, is a trailing plant with small, round, thick green leaves that grows in clumps against red stems. These plants are popular with terrarium enthusiasts. If grown in a terrarium, pair with plants that also like moist soil. The Pilea glauca also looks great when planted in a pot or hanging basket. These plants are easy to grow, requiring bright light, moderate fertilization, and moist soil.
|Mature Height:||up to 40"|
|Mature Width:||Up to 16"|
|Sunlight:||Bright direct light indoors|
|Soil Condition:||Well draining potting mix|
|Water Requirements:||Likes to stay consistently moist|
|Uses:||Hanging basket or as a terrarium plant|