This plant is in a 5" wide growers pot. How to Care for a Money Tree. To avoid root rot, a money tree needs a sandy, peat-moss-based soil and a pot with good drainage. Although it likes humidity in general, you should let its soil dry out between watering. A good schedule for most environments is to water when the top 2-4 inches of soil are dry.
The Money Tree (Pachira aquatica) is a plant that has many legends and beliefs originating from China. ... It is believed that if you place a money tree plant in an area that is exposed to areas concerning money, the money tree plant will bring the owner good luck and fortune.
This plant measures about 16" tall