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Pilea microphylla variegata – Tricolor Artillery Plant
Pilea microphylla ‘Variegata’
The Tricolor Artillery Plant features tiny leaves that are variegated in light-green and white and tinged in a lovely pink. The mounding foliage grows on upright, sturdy stems. The small flowers explosively send pollen into the air, hence the common name of Artillery Plant.
- Light: Indirect Sunlight – This plant needs at least some natural light so place nearby a window.
- Water: Thirsty – This plant can only go 1 to 2 weeks without water so check weekly and water when the top two inches of soil dry out.