- Unique Braided Trunk
- Light Preference/Tolerated (Bright Indirect Light)
- Average Watering Needs
- Mature Height 4 Feet
Braided Money Tree is a low-maintenance plant with a unique trunk! Whether you believe it brings you luck, it sure is a delight to enjoy! It has a unique braided trunk with bright-green leaves. This plant is sure to brighten up any space.
Best Locations For Growing Braided Money Tree
This plant is a great addition anywhere you decide to place it. Put it in your bedroom, kitchen, family room, bathroom, or office.
Braided Money Tree Sunlight Requirements
The Braided Money Tree does best when placed near a window that faces east. West- or south-facing windows are okay too, as long as the light is filtered. Bright indirect light is best for this plant.
Braided Money Tree Care
Plant Braided Money Tree in a sandy peat-moss soil. Start with a 6-inch pot and repot every two to three years as the plant grows. When repotting, use a pot one size bigger. As the Braided Money Tree grows, be sure to maintain its braid when the trunk is still flexible. Remove leaves from the lower part of the trunk.
Watering Braided Money Tree
This plant has average water needs. The soil should be allowed to dry in between watering. When the top 2-3 inches of soil are dry, water deeply and dump any excess liquid from the drainage tray.
Feeding Braided Money Tree
Fertilize this plant once a month during the growing season with a liquid feed at half the strength recommended by the manufacturer.
Braided Money Tree Information
|Light Exposure: Bright Indirect Light|
|Care Requirements: Easy|
|Watering Requirements: Average - When the top 2 inches of the soil dries out.|
|Pet Friendly: No|
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Air Purifier: Moderate|
|Growth Rate: Fast|
|Mature Height: 4 feet|
|Mature Spread: 10 inches|
|Flower Color(s): None|
|Flower Shade/Description: Grown for Foliage|
|Foliage Color(s): Green|
|Foliage Description: Dark Green|
|Temperature: 65° - 85°F (18° - 29°C)|
|Humidity: Average (40% - 60%)|
|Common Name: Braided Money Tree|
|Other Name(s): Guiana Chestnut|
|Scientific Name: Pachira aquatica|
|Plant Type: House Plant|
Please Note: The pictures below are to give a general representation of the different container sizes. The actual size/ages of plants are estimates and will vary based on; type of plant, time of year, last pruning & many other factors.
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Plant Addict Guarantee (Included On All Plant Orders)
Plant Addicts guarantees your plant(s) will arrive happy and healthy, but the plant(s) are being shipped through the mail and accidents happen. If the plant is dead, has dried out roots or the incorrect item was shipped just notify Plant Addicts within 3 days upon delivery. We may ask for pictures but will try to make it as easy as possible for you. Please note plant(s) with damaged branches or wilted leaves will not qualify for this guarantee. Plants are very resilient and will rebound quickly when cared for correctly.
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Plant Addicts Warranty - 1 Year (Extra Purchase Required)
We encourage all plant lovers to purchase the Plant Addicts Warranty whether you’re new or an expert. There are many variables outside our control and yours that can cause the demise of your plant(s). Examples would be hungry animals, drought, poor soil conditions, over watering, disease, insects & many other factors. The Plant Addicts Warranty is a 1 year warranty protecting you from all the unknowns and will replace your plant if it moves on to the plant afterlife.
The warranty is purchased on a per plant basis and must be purchased at the same time as the plant purchase. We will cover 100% of the price of the plant but the warranty does not cover shipping cost. Simply let us know if your plant has died within one year of receiving it and we’ll get you a new one shipped out. We may ask for photos for documentation purposes but again we’ll try to make it as easy as possible.
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Standard Colors: 2-3 business days
Special Order Colors: 8 weeks - this is due to the planter being custom made with the color(s) of your choice
Please Note: On special orders there can not be any cancellations
Time of Order:
- If there is extreme heat we’ll delay shipping.
- We’ll have to review what areas the plants are traveling through along with your location
Once your plant is shipped you’ll receive an email with tracking information. Depending on the above criteria we’ll ship your plant(s) towards beginning of the following week from your order. We put together this helpful guide of what to do when you receive your plants in the mail.
It is important to know that all of our plants are clearly labeled for which growing zones the plant can survive in. The plants are thoroughly trialed and tested in every growing zone before we state the plant can grow in a zone. Again, our #1 priority is to ship the plants to you healthy and ready to thrive in your location. So we will do everything in our power to do so.