PlantsPilea→Creeping Charlie (Pilea nummulariifolia)

Common names:
Give a thumbs up Creeping Charlie
Give a thumbs up Dinheiro-em-Penca
Give a thumbs up Pega-Rapaz
Give a thumbs up Llama Dolar
Give a thumbs up Centavito

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Vine
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Dry Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9a -6.7 °C (20 °F) to -3.9 °C (25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 12
Plant Height: 12 inches or 30 cm
Plant Spread: 12 inches or 30 cm
Leaves: Evergreen
Suitable Locations: Houseplant
Toxicity: Leaves are poisonous
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots

Lovely roof cover!

Photo gallery:
Location: Paraty, SE BrazilDate: 2017-01-24Lovely roof cover!
By bonitin
Give a thumbs up
Location: Rain Forest, Paraty, BrazilDate: 2010-01-26
By bonitin
Give a thumbs up
Location: Rain Forest, Paraty, BrazilDate: 2010-01-26
By bonitin
Give a thumbs up

Comments:
Posted by CarolineScott (Calgary - Zone 4a) on Jan 18, 2017 11:59 AM

This plant can be confused with a Plectranthus , the Swedish Ivy plant.
They are both referred to as Creeping Charlie.

[ Reply to this comment | Give a thumbs up ]

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Cutting, apps can't find anything. by Akajou May 10, 2021 7:55 AM 3
How can I revive this "creeping charlie"? by Kbuasod May 28, 2020 7:52 AM 1
Why is my swedish ivy dying? by Newbieplanter Jan 28, 2019 8:19 AM 5
I have no idea by ScotTi Nov 22, 2018 5:33 AM 3
Creeping Charlie by Mpuzia Mar 2, 2018 12:47 PM 13
I am seeking the advice from a Creeping Charlie expert please by bennysplace Feb 16, 2020 10:49 AM 23
Wanted: Epiphytic cacti, Begonias, Stapeliads, AVs, and others! by julianna Oct 6, 2013 7:36 AM 0

« Add a new plant to the database

« The Plants Database Front Page

Today's site banner is by Lestv and is called "Rhodos on Parade"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.