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Braided Money Tree 5 ½ ft tall Extra Large Mid-Century Ceramic

*RARE*

$999

Pot style:

Mid-Century Ceramic

Pot color:

Wood stand:

Easy Care

Beginners. The Braided Money Tree is a resilient plant, perfect for beginners

Pet Safe

Safe plant for pets.

45-day Guarantee

Living plants need time to adapt to changing conditions. If your plant doesn't settle in comfortably within the first 45 days, we'll replace it.

Made to Order

Each and every order is hand-selected, inspected for health, treated for insects, pruned, cleaned and staged in your choice of planter.

Green Shipping

Experience our custom-designed packaging, crafted for the safe and sustainable transit of your plants. Shipped via FedEx, UPS, and USPS, we ensure expedited delivery with package tracking, arriving in just 1 to 6 days. At checkout, customize your delivery by selecting a preferred shipping date to suit your schedule. Our packaging is innovatively designed to secure your plant and planter, minimizing soil displacement and guaranteeing your new green addition arrives in immaculate condition. Dedicated to environmental stewardship, our packagings are 99% recyclable, striving towards a greener delivery process.

Califiornia Sourced

Your orders are prepared in our workshops in Los Angeles, CA.
All our plants are grown in California under ideal conditions and responsibly.
We prioritize for our pots and accessories handmade craftsmanship.

Plant Details & Size

The Money Tree is considered a powerful symbol of good luck and prosperity. It has a meticulously-braided trunk under a beautiful canopy of leaves which expand with time. This plant is available in limited quantities and for local delivery in Southern California only.

  • Approximately 5½-6 feet in overall height, from bottom of pot to top leaf
  • Botanical name: Pachira aquatica
  • Native to Central and South America
  • Live, fully grown, healthy plant · Grown in the USA

*Please note that plants are grown naturally and can vary in height ± 10%. If you're looking for a specific height, please reach out and we'd be happy to help.

Is This the Right Plant for You?

We’ve learned by now that money doesn’t grow on trees, but if something this luscious and lovely could help you prosper even a little bit, why not give it a go? Standing at 5½-6 feet tall, this extra large Braided Money Tree can liven up any home or office. Money Trees are tolerant of a wide range of conditions, but will thrive in bright, indirect light and slight humidity.

Difficulty: Beginners

The Braided Money Tree is a resilient plant, perfect for beginners

Pets

Safe plant for pets.

Light

Prefers bright indirect light but will tolerate dimmer areas · View Light Guide

Pot Design & Size

Meticulously hand-crafted ceramic cylinders, designed specifically for your plants to thrive. Wood stands are handcrafted from reclaimed wood and finished with natural oil.

Plants remain in their plastic grow containers which are placed inside the waterproof ceramic pots, and slightly elevated on foam blocks.

Construction and details
  • Sized to fit 14" grower pots with extra room for drainage
  • Glazed inside and out, completely waterproof
  • No drainage hole, plant should be staged, ideal for indoor or outdoor use
  • Elevated by a sleek wood stand - teak wood for the light and dark stained options, mahogany wood for the black stained option
  • Finished with non-toxic, non-VOC oil
pot

Care Essentials

Light

Prefers bright indirect light but will tolerate dimmer areas · View Light Guide

Water

Let top part of soil dry out between waterings

Care Guide

Braided Money Trees have delicate foliage, but are incredibly fast growers. Don't be shy about pruning leaves from your Braided Money Tree- it will push out new growth before you know it. Originating in rainforest climates, Braided Money Trees also like to be misted for added humidity

More information can be found in the Braided Money Tree.

Must-Know Before Buying

Note: This plant naturally has thin, delicate stems. It is carefully wrapped for transit, though it may arrive with a few snapped areas which can be safely trimmed. The tree's canopy will bloom and open up.

Plant and pot ship separately, minimum assembly necessary.

MIDCENTURY MODERN ELEGANCE

Our Mid-Century collection pairs high-fire ceramic pots with reclaimed wood stands, offering a nod to classic design with a focus on sustainability. Teak is used for light and dark stands, while black stands feature durable mahogany, underscoring our commitment to sophisticated indoor gardening and environmental responsibility. Designed and engineered with form and function in mind, these pieces are perfectly sized, water sealed, surface safe, and made from non-toxic materials.

What's included

When you purchase a plant from Léon & George, each order is prepared with the utmost care and service:

  • Sourced from top California growers
  • Hand-selected for health, shape and beauty
  • Cleaned and shined with our own all-natural soaps
  • Trimmed and pruned for blemishes
  • Inspected and treated with systemic bug protection
  • Soil is topped with preserved forest moss or pebbles for a refined finished touch
  • Carefully wrapped, packed and sealed for their journey to you

When ordered with a ceramic pot, your set comes with extra materials to follow our staging method, developed for optimal airflow and drainage. Léon & George plants are paired with the highest quality of small batch, hand-finished stoneware ceramic pots, which are renowned for their high-fire, waterproof, ultra-strong material.

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There aren't many indoor trees as fast growing as this one. Place it in a corner of a living room, office, bedroom or even bathroom for an instantly lush atmosphere.

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customer reviews for the Braided Money Tree

Beautiful healthy plant!

once the tree got acclimated to its new home, it really started to thrive, sprouting new growth almost immediately. careful and thoughtful packaging, and friendly communication and customer service. my 2nd L&G plant, i'll be back for more!

Nicholas M.

Verified Buyer

January 14, 2024

New Orleans, LA

Featured Questions

Can Braided Money Trees be grown outdoors?

Braided Money Trees (Pachira aquatica) are tropical plants typically grown as houseplants. They prefer warm temperatures, high humidity, and indirect sunlight, which are challenging to replicate outdoors in many regions.

However, in regions with a warm and humid climate, the Braided Money Tree can be grown outdoors in a protected area, such as a covered patio, where it can be protected from frost and strong winds. It can also be grown in a greenhouse where the temperature and humidity can be controlled to suit the plant's needs. If you plan to grow your Braided Money Tree outdoors, it is important to keep in mind that the plant may require more frequent watering and protection from the elements.

It is important to note that it may not survive cold temperatures when grown outdoors.

Are Money Trees pet-friendly?

Yes, Money Trees are non-toxic and safe for pets.

How do I prune my Money Tree?

Prune your Money Tree by cutting off any dead or yellowing leaves and trimming branches to maintain its desired shape.

What is the ideal temperature for a Money Tree?

Money Trees prefer temperatures between 65-75°F (18-24°C) and should be kept away from drafts and extreme temperature changes.

What kind of light does a Money Tree need?

Money Trees thrive in bright, indirect light but can also tolerate low light conditions. Avoid direct sunlight, which can scorch the leaves.

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