Adored for its unique appearance. The round, coin-sized leaves are thick and glossy. Each leaf is attached to the crown of the plant by a leaf stem that connects directly to the leaf underside, giving it this unique appearance. It has a tendency to create lots of small "daughter plants" that are easily separated from the parent plant. Pilea care isn't difficult, making this a terrific choice for houseplant lovers of all abilities. The best light level is in an east or west facing window. Allow soil to dry a little between thorough waterings. Fertilize spring through autumn.