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  • Botanical Name: Pilea nummulariifolia
  • Common Names: Creeping Charlie, Crinkle

Pilea Creeping Charlie: Verdant Trail of Delicate Charm

The Pilea Creeping Charlie, a botanical delight, graces spaces with its enchanting foliage trail. Also known as the Creeping Charlie, this plant features delicate, round leaves on trailing stems, creating a lush green cascade. Originating from the rainforests of Central and South America, it thrives in moderate to bright, indirect light, making it a versatile choice for various indoor environments. With its low-maintenance nature and captivating appearance, the Pilea Creeping Charlie is a favorite among plant enthusiasts seeking an elegant and easy-to-care-for addition to their botanical collection. Invite this verdant trail of charm into your home for a touch of natural allure.

Pilea Creeping Charlie Care Guide: Trailing Elegance for Your Indoor Haven

Welcome the charming and graceful Pilea Creeping Charlie into your home—a delightful houseplant known for its trailing vines and vibrant greenery. This comprehensive care guide is designed to empower you with the knowledge needed to cultivate and maintain the beauty of your Pilea Creeping Charlie, ensuring a lush and flourishing presence within the comforting embrace of your indoor haven.

I. Light:

  1. Indirect Bright Light: Place the Pilea Creeping Charlie in a spot with bright, indirect light for optimal growth.
  2. Tolerant of Lower Light: This adaptable plant can also thrive in lower light conditions, making it suitable for various spaces.

II. Temperature:

  1. Moderate Temperatures: Maintain a temperature range of 60°F to 75°F (15°C to 24°C) for the well-being of your Pilea Creeping Charlie.
  2. Protect from Drafts: Shield the plant from drafts, as sudden temperature changes can stress the delicate foliage.

III. Humidity:

  1. Moderate Humidity Levels: Provide a moderately humid environment, as Pilea Creeping Charlie appreciates stable humidity.
  2. Regular Listings: If your home tends to be dry, mist the plant regularly to create a more humid microclimate.

IV. Watering:

  1. Consistent Moisture: Keep the soil consistently moist, allowing the top inch to dry slightly between waterings.
  2. Adjust Watering in Winter: During the plant’s dormant period in winter, reduce watering frequency while monitoring soil moisture.

V. Soil:

  1. Well-Draining Mix: Choose a well-draining potting mix to prevent waterlogged soil and promote healthy root development.
  2. Nutrient-Rich Soil: Use a nutrient-rich soil mix to support the ongoing growth of your Pilea Creeping Charlie.

VI. Fertilization:

  1. Balanced Liquid Fertilizer: Feed with a balanced liquid fertilizer every 4-6 weeks during the growing season (spring and summer).
  2. Dilute for Young Plants: Dilute fertilizer for young or recently propagated Pilea Creeping Charlie.

VII. Pruning:

  1. Encourage Bushiness: Regularly prune the growing tips to encourage a bushy and well-branched appearance.
  2. Remove Yellowed Foliage: Trim any yellow or damaged leaves to maintain the plant’s overall health and aesthetics.

VIII. Support:

  1. Provide Structural Support: As the plant grows, provide adequate support to prevent sprawling and encourage an elegant trailing form.
  2. Use of Hanging Baskets: Consider placing your Pilea Creeping Charlie in hanging baskets to showcase its trailing nature.

IX. Repotting:

  1. When Root-Bound: Repot when the roots outgrow the current container, typically every 1-2 years.
  2. Spring Repotting: Opt for repotting in the spring to coincide with the plant’s active growth phase.

X. Propagation:

  1. Stem Cuttings: Easily propagate Pilea Creeping Charlie through stem cuttings, rooting them in water or a suitable propagation mix.
  2. Transplanting Runners: Transplant runners that emerge from the parent plant to encourage new growth.

XI. Common Issues:

  1. Pests: Monitor for pests such as spider mites and aphids, addressing promptly if detected.
  2. Root Rot Prevention: Ensure proper drainage to prevent overwatering and mitigate the risk of root rot.

XII. Aesthetic Tips:

  1. Cascading Display: Showcase the trailing beauty of Pilea Creeping Charlie by allowing its vines to gracefully cascade over shelves or containers.
  2. Grouping for Impact: Create a stunning visual impact by grouping multiple Pilea Creeping Charlies together in a hanging display.

Conclusion: Embrace the enchanting beauty of the Pilea Creeping Charlie as it gracefully trails its way into your indoor haven. By following this care guide tailored to its unique needs, you’ll witness your plant flourish, adding a touch of natural elegance to your living space. May your Pilea Creeping Charlie thrive and bring a sense of tranquility and lush beauty to your indoor oasis.

FAQ

Certainly, each plant is delivered with a Nursery Pot only. You have the flexibility to choose your preferred pot and repot the plant upon arrival.

If your region experiences cold temperatures below 50°F, consider our "Winter Plant Shipping Protection" to safeguard your plant from cold-related damage.

Please take note of the following:

  • Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

  • Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

  • Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

Shipping within the USA:

At UrbanPlantNook, we provide nationwide shipping services. Utilizing specially designed plant packaging, we expedite the delivery of plants across the country. Through rigorous testing and refinement, we have developed a winning formula to ensure the highest quality plants upon delivery.

We’ve established reliable partnerships with USPS to facilitate the delivery of plants throughout North America. We are so confident in these partnerships that we guarantee your plants will arrive in excellent condition.

Order Processing:

We maintain year-round shipping, unaffected by local weather conditions. Typically, your order is processed within 2-5 business days from the date of your order placement. Once we’ve shipped your order, you will promptly receive an USPS Tracking Number to track the delivery progress in detail.

Shipping Fees:

Our shipping fees are straightforward. At checkout, you will be charged a flat rate of $9.99 for all orders, regardless of their size and location in the United Stated. However, we also have a fantastic offer: if your order total exceeds $50, you qualify for free shipping.

  • Flat Shipping Rate $9.99 for order under $49.99
  • Free shipping for order more than $50.00

Note: If your order is $50.00 or above, please choose the free shipping method during the checkout process.

Delivery Timeline:

Your parcel is expected to reach your doorstep within a span of 7-14 working days. It’s important to note that the precise delivery timeframe depends on the USPS Delivery Schedule, over which we have limited control. However, rest assured that as soon as your order is dispatched, you will receive a USPS Tracking Number for real-time monitoring.

Our Guarantee:

We take meticulous care in packaging our plants to ensure they arrive in pristine condition. Every plant comes with a 7-day guarantee, providing coverage in case it arrives damaged. If you encounter any issues with your order, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us via email.

We stand firmly behind our products and aim for your complete satisfaction. When you purchase plants from UrbanPlantNook, you can do so with confidence, knowing that your purchase is risk-free.

International Shipping:

As of now, we are only able to provide shipping services within the United States.

Absolutely, we offer a shipping guarantee. We carefully pack each plant in a sturdy carton box to ensure safe delivery. In the rare event of shipping damage, you have a 7-day window to request a refund or replacement. For more detail, please check our Return & Refund & Replacement Policy

We meticulously package our plants for safe delivery in custom-fitted, sturdy carton boxes. These boxes are designed to prevent any shifting during shipment, ensuring your plants arrive in excellent condition. For detailed packaging information, please refer to this link: Our Packing Process

Certainly, should you wish to make changes or cancel your order, kindly reach out within 12 hours of order confirmation. Once your order reaches the "Packing" status, it becomes unmodifiable. For further information, please refer to this page: Order Cancellation & Modification Policy

If you're unsure about your USDA Zone, you can find it by following this link: USDA Zone Map

Planting Accessories

Elevate your gardening experience with our exquisite collection of planting accessories. Whether you're a seasoned horticulturist or just starting your journey into the world of plants, our range of accessories is designed to add a touch of sophistication to your gardening endeavors.

Winter Protection

Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

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   Free Shipping on Order more than $50
   We offer replacement or a refund for damaged plant
   Only ship the healthy plants to you
   Over 400+ plants you can choose for your home

add a pot for your plant

quick plant care guide

Product Information

Information

  • Botanical Name: Pilea nummulariifolia
  • Common Names: Creeping Charlie, Crinkle

Pilea Creeping Charlie: Verdant Trail of Delicate Charm

The Pilea Creeping Charlie, a botanical delight, graces spaces with its enchanting foliage trail. Also known as the Creeping Charlie, this plant features delicate, round leaves on trailing stems, creating a lush green cascade. Originating from the rainforests of Central and South America, it thrives in moderate to bright, indirect light, making it a versatile choice for various indoor environments. With its low-maintenance nature and captivating appearance, the Pilea Creeping Charlie is a favorite among plant enthusiasts seeking an elegant and easy-to-care-for addition to their botanical collection. Invite this verdant trail of charm into your home for a touch of natural allure.

Pilea Creeping Charlie Care Guide: Trailing Elegance for Your Indoor Haven

Welcome the charming and graceful Pilea Creeping Charlie into your home—a delightful houseplant known for its trailing vines and vibrant greenery. This comprehensive care guide is designed to empower you with the knowledge needed to cultivate and maintain the beauty of your Pilea Creeping Charlie, ensuring a lush and flourishing presence within the comforting embrace of your indoor haven.

I. Light:

  1. Indirect Bright Light: Place the Pilea Creeping Charlie in a spot with bright, indirect light for optimal growth.
  2. Tolerant of Lower Light: This adaptable plant can also thrive in lower light conditions, making it suitable for various spaces.

II. Temperature:

  1. Moderate Temperatures: Maintain a temperature range of 60°F to 75°F (15°C to 24°C) for the well-being of your Pilea Creeping Charlie.
  2. Protect from Drafts: Shield the plant from drafts, as sudden temperature changes can stress the delicate foliage.

III. Humidity:

  1. Moderate Humidity Levels: Provide a moderately humid environment, as Pilea Creeping Charlie appreciates stable humidity.
  2. Regular Listings: If your home tends to be dry, mist the plant regularly to create a more humid microclimate.

IV. Watering:

  1. Consistent Moisture: Keep the soil consistently moist, allowing the top inch to dry slightly between waterings.
  2. Adjust Watering in Winter: During the plant’s dormant period in winter, reduce watering frequency while monitoring soil moisture.

V. Soil:

  1. Well-Draining Mix: Choose a well-draining potting mix to prevent waterlogged soil and promote healthy root development.
  2. Nutrient-Rich Soil: Use a nutrient-rich soil mix to support the ongoing growth of your Pilea Creeping Charlie.

VI. Fertilization:

  1. Balanced Liquid Fertilizer: Feed with a balanced liquid fertilizer every 4-6 weeks during the growing season (spring and summer).
  2. Dilute for Young Plants: Dilute fertilizer for young or recently propagated Pilea Creeping Charlie.

VII. Pruning:

  1. Encourage Bushiness: Regularly prune the growing tips to encourage a bushy and well-branched appearance.
  2. Remove Yellowed Foliage: Trim any yellow or damaged leaves to maintain the plant’s overall health and aesthetics.

VIII. Support:

  1. Provide Structural Support: As the plant grows, provide adequate support to prevent sprawling and encourage an elegant trailing form.
  2. Use of Hanging Baskets: Consider placing your Pilea Creeping Charlie in hanging baskets to showcase its trailing nature.

IX. Repotting:

  1. When Root-Bound: Repot when the roots outgrow the current container, typically every 1-2 years.
  2. Spring Repotting: Opt for repotting in the spring to coincide with the plant’s active growth phase.

X. Propagation:

  1. Stem Cuttings: Easily propagate Pilea Creeping Charlie through stem cuttings, rooting them in water or a suitable propagation mix.
  2. Transplanting Runners: Transplant runners that emerge from the parent plant to encourage new growth.

XI. Common Issues:

  1. Pests: Monitor for pests such as spider mites and aphids, addressing promptly if detected.
  2. Root Rot Prevention: Ensure proper drainage to prevent overwatering and mitigate the risk of root rot.

XII. Aesthetic Tips:

  1. Cascading Display: Showcase the trailing beauty of Pilea Creeping Charlie by allowing its vines to gracefully cascade over shelves or containers.
  2. Grouping for Impact: Create a stunning visual impact by grouping multiple Pilea Creeping Charlies together in a hanging display.

Conclusion: Embrace the enchanting beauty of the Pilea Creeping Charlie as it gracefully trails its way into your indoor haven. By following this care guide tailored to its unique needs, you’ll witness your plant flourish, adding a touch of natural elegance to your living space. May your Pilea Creeping Charlie thrive and bring a sense of tranquility and lush beauty to your indoor oasis.

Planting Accessories

Elevate your gardening experience with our exquisite collection of planting accessories. Whether you're a seasoned horticulturist or just starting your journey into the world of plants, our range of accessories is designed to add a touch of sophistication to your gardening endeavors.

Check more

Winter Protection

Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

FAQ

Certainly, each plant is delivered with a Nursery Pot only. You have the flexibility to choose your preferred pot and repot the plant upon arrival.

If your region experiences cold temperatures below 50°F, consider our "Winter Plant Shipping Protection" to safeguard your plant from cold-related damage.

Please take note of the following:

  • Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

  • Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

  • Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

Shipping within the USA:

At UrbanPlantNook, we provide nationwide shipping services. Utilizing specially designed plant packaging, we expedite the delivery of plants across the country. Through rigorous testing and refinement, we have developed a winning formula to ensure the highest quality plants upon delivery.

We’ve established reliable partnerships with USPS to facilitate the delivery of plants throughout North America. We are so confident in these partnerships that we guarantee your plants will arrive in excellent condition.

Order Processing:

We maintain year-round shipping, unaffected by local weather conditions. Typically, your order is processed within 2-5 business days from the date of your order placement. Once we’ve shipped your order, you will promptly receive an USPS Tracking Number to track the delivery progress in detail.

Shipping Fees:

Our shipping fees are straightforward. At checkout, you will be charged a flat rate of $9.99 for all orders, regardless of their size and location in the United Stated. However, we also have a fantastic offer: if your order total exceeds $50, you qualify for free shipping.

  • Flat Shipping Rate $9.99 for order under $49.99
  • Free shipping for order more than $50.00

Note: If your order is $199.00 or above, please choose the free shipping method during the checkout process.

Delivery Timeline:

Your parcel is expected to reach your doorstep within a span of 7-14 working days. It’s important to note that the precise delivery timeframe depends on the USPS Delivery Schedule, over which we have limited control. However, rest assured that as soon as your order is dispatched, you will receive a USPS Tracking Number for real-time monitoring.

Our Guarantee:

We take meticulous care in packaging our plants to ensure they arrive in pristine condition. Every plant comes with a 7-day guarantee, providing coverage in case it arrives damaged. If you encounter any issues with your order, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us via email.

We stand firmly behind our products and aim for your complete satisfaction. When you purchase plants from UrbanPlantNook, you can do so with confidence, knowing that your purchase is risk-free.

International Shipping:

As of now, we are only able to provide shipping services within the United States.

Absolutely, we offer a shipping guarantee. We carefully pack each plant in a sturdy carton box to ensure safe delivery. In the rare event of shipping damage, you have a 7-day window to request a refund or replacement. For more detail, please check our Return & Refund & Replacement Policy

We meticulously package our plants for safe delivery in custom-fitted, sturdy carton boxes. These boxes are designed to prevent any shifting during shipment, ensuring your plants arrive in excellent condition. For detailed packaging information, please refer to this link: Our Packing Process

Certainly, should you wish to make changes or cancel your order, kindly reach out within 12 hours of order confirmation. Once your order reaches the "Packing" status, it becomes unmodifiable. For further information, please refer to this page: Order Cancellation & Modification Policy

If you're unsure about your USDA Zone, you can find it by following this link: USDA Zone Map

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