About Pachira Single Bud
The plant is also known as Malabar chestnut or Saba nut. Money tree plants often have their slender trunks braided together and are a low maintenance option for artificially lit areas. Money tree plant care is easy and based upon just a few specific conditions.
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
|Common Name ||Money tree|
|Maximum Reachable Height ||Upto 60 ft in their native habitat.|
|Flower Colour ||na |
|Bloom Time ||April to frost|
|Difficulty Level ||easy to medium|
Planting and careIf your home is on the dry side, you can increase the humidity by placing the pot on a saucer filled with pebbles. Keep the saucer filled with water and the evaporation will enhance the humidity of the area.The plant should be repotted every two years in a clean peat mixture. Try not to move the plant around a lot. Money tree plants dislike being moved and respond by dropping their leaves.Also keep them away from drafty areas. Move your Pachira money tree outside in summer to an area with dappled light, but don’t forget to move it back in before fall.The Pachira plant rarely needs to be pruned but as part of your annual money tree plant care, take off any damaged or dead plant material.
Pachira Single Bud care
Plants are often grown as bonsai specimens and house plants, being very tolerant of drought and shade.
|Sunlight ||Full sun to partial shade.|
|Watering ||These plants like a moderately humid room and deep but infrequent watering. Water the plants until the water runs from the drainage holes and then let them dry out between watering.|
|Soil ||Plant the tree in peat moss with some gritty sand.|
|Temperature ||The best temperatures are 60 to 65 F. (16-18 C.).|
|Fertilizer ||Remember to fertilize every two weeks as part of good money tree plant care. Use a liquid plant food diluted by half. Suspend fertilizing in winter.|
Pachira Single Bud uses
- The tree is also planted as a street tree, to provide shade and as an ornamental in gardens
- The skin of the immature green fruit is used in the treatment of hepatitis
The bark is used medicinally to treat stomach complaints and headaches
A cold water infusion of the crushed leaves is used to treat a burning sensation in the skin
- Seed - raw or cooked
- The raw seed tastes like peanuts, when roasted or fried in oil it has the flavour of chestnuts
- The roasted seeds taste like cocoa
- The seed can be ground into a flour and used to make a bread
- The roasted seed is sometimes used to make a beverage
- The seeds yield 58% of a white, inodorous fat which, when refined, is suitable for cooking Young leaves and flowers - cooked and used as a vegetable
Frequently Asked Questions
What is another name for a Pachira Single Bud ?
Pachira Single Bud is commonly known as Money tree
How tall do Pachira Single Bud grow?
On average Pachira Single Bud grows Upto 60 ft in their native habitat.
What color are Pachira Single Bud ?
A Pachira Single Bud plant bears flowers of color na
When Pachira Single Bud blooms?
With enough light, Pachira Single Bud may produce na flowers in April to frost
How hard is Pachira Single Bud to grow?
A Pachira Single Bud is easy to medium
How much sunlight does a Pachira Single Bud need?
A Pachira Single Bud prefers Full sun to partial shade.
How much water does a Pachira Single Bud need?
A Pachira Single Bud prefers watering These plants like a moderately humid room and deep but infrequent watering. Water the plants until the water runs from the drainage holes and then let them dry out between watering.
What kind of soil does a Pachira Single Bud need?
A Pachira Single Bud prefers Plant the tree in peat moss with some gritty sand.
What temperature does a Pachira Single Bud like?
A Pachira Single Bud prefers The best temperatures are 60 to 65 F. (16-18 C.).
How often should I fertilize my Pachira Single Bud ?
To encourage Pachira Single Bud growth, Remember to fertilize every two weeks as part of good money tree plant care. Use a liquid plant food diluted by half. Suspend fertilizing in winter.
Monday, 27 January 2020
They are the most beautiful, glossy, healthy plants I ve ever seen.
Wednesday, 27 November 2019
Very nice plant ...n very neatly packed
Sunday, 17 November 2019
Gift for my father and he loved it
Please log in to write a review. Log in