Dischidia nummularia (Pebble Beach/ Button Orchid)
Selling size: Mentioned in the last picture (Well rooted plant in jiffy bag)
Dischidia is an epiphytic small growing tropical succulent plant, related to a Hoya, with trailing stems. These plants grows on supports such as tree trunks or branches. Their stems may produce roots along the nodes to absorb nutrients and water and provide additional support for the plant.
Dischidia nummularia is commonly called “String of Nickels” because its firm, round leaves look like long strands of coins. has tiny, opposite lens shaped leaves. It is frequently seen on the trunks of trees, resembling numerous hanging necklaces on branches. It is often seen in cultivation despite its inconspicuous yellowish-white flowers.
This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds.
Grow Dischidia in medium to bright filtered light or with lots of artificial light in indoors. Dischidia also needs high humidity. Mist the plant every day or place the container on a saucer filled with pebbles and water. The water will evaporate and moisten the air while the pebbles will hold the sensitive roots out of the water.They need warm humid conditions ((similar to bromeliads and orchids)
Water Dischidia when the soil surface starts to dry. The plant is fairly drought tolerant . Dischidia plants don’t ask for much, beyond the well-draining soil and the
Plant Dischidia in a loose, well-draining soil designed for epiphytic plants; it is usually composed of coconut husk or shredded bark. Dischidia like the security of a snug pot, and plants that are a bit root bound will flower more prolifically than those that are swimming around in a giant pot.
Dischidia doesn’t really need fertilizer but you should change the planting media every year.
It makes a nice hanging basket, but also does really well as a mounted plant
Light | Bright, indirect light
Water | Likes humidity and let potting mix dry out before next watering
Care Level | Practically unkillable
Pet Friendly | No
Air Purifying | No
Pilea ‘Ripens’ (Black Panimiga)
Selling size: Mentioned in last picture of each plant advertisement,please check selling size before order
Pilea Ripens also known as “Black Panimiga” or “Friendship Plant” have exoctic foliage whose leaves are a deep green and sometimes black in color.It has a low bushy growth habit. The flower are very tiny and appear in flat clusters in the leaf axis near the growing tips.