Clearweed (Pilea pumila)

Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Partial Shade to Full Shade
Water Preferences: Wet
Wet Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Plant Height: 0.5 - 2.0 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Fruit: Other: Flattened, dry achenes, green with purple markings.
Fruiting Time: Fall
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Flower Color: Other: Greenish-white
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Uses: Groundcover
Will Naturalize
Wildlife Attractant: Butterflies
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Pollinators: Wind
Miscellaneous: Monoecious

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Please ID!! by Scatter Jul 18, 2017 2:24 PM 2
Clearweed (Pilea pumila) by frankrichards16 Aug 12, 2015 3:14 PM 11
Brazilian vine-like rainforest plant by bonitin Aug 15, 2016 11:07 PM 35

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