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Pachira Aquatica. Money Tree Plant. 6ft tall.

The Pachira Aquatica is grown in the UK as a very ornamental and impressive houseplant. Interwoven stems form a decorative trunk which has a crown of large shiny green palmate leaves composed of 6-9 leaflets. Flowers have long narrow petals which open to reveal hair-like orange stamens. Large woody pods are formed containing edible nuts which taste like peanuts. 

Easy to care for, these attractive trees bring a piece of the jungle indoors. Can also be grown on a  sheltered patio during summer months 


These large specimen indoor houseplants are exceptional quality from specialist growers. Photo1 shows some of the actual plants in stock now. Please Note: Heights stated include pot sizes.

Click into the "Height" box and price of each plant is shown next to its size. UK delivery is FREE on all our plants.


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  • Latin Name: Pachira Aquatica.

    Common Name: Money Tree Plant, Guiana Chestnut, Saba Nut, French Peanut, Malabar Chestnut.

    Origin: Central and South America.

    Hardiness: Frost tender. 

    Growth Characteristics: Evergreen tree. Stems plaited together to for a single trunk. Large shiny green palmate leaves, 6-9 leaflets. Showy flowers.  Easy to care for. 

    Sunlight: Bright indirect light.

    Exposure: Indoor Houseplant 

    Soil: Fertile. Well drained soil.

    Moisture: Water regularly through the growing season, keep moist. Mist through summer.

    Feeding: Feed once a month through summer with a half strength liquid feed.

  • Available for Delivery Now.


    All palms and plants have been imported with phytosanitary certificates from top quality growers.

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