Pilea species DS 834
A still unidentified and very beautiful foliage plant from a collection in the Yunnan mountains of China that will illuminate any shady spot. Produces clumps of elliptical, toothed, silver striped leaves and panicles of tiny, pink flowers in the leaf axils in autumn. A member of the Urticaceae family that does not sting. Height 60 cm. Moist, humus rich soil in part to full shade. Hardy to -12 C to -15 C.