Money Tree

According to Feng Shui, money tree brings good luck and fortune. This plant is easy to care for. It requires medium to bright light, thrives under fluorescent light. Pachira aquatica, aka Money tree, Malabar chestnut and Saba nut is native to Central and South America.  Medium to high light.  We deliver beautiful plants anywhere in New York City, Jersey City and Hoboken. 
Plant Light Chart
Light Intensity Description
High Light South or southwest-facing windows. Direct sunlight.
Medium Light East or West facing windows. Partial, filtered or indirect sunlight.
Low Light North-facing windows. No more then 20 feet from the window. Bright fluorescent light at least 8-10 hours a day.

Note: if you can’t read a book as it is too dark in a certain areas than it is too dark for any plant as well.

Window direction is not the only factor to understand your light situation. What is outside the window makes a big difference. Another building, large tree, etc. will block direct light and will effect lighting environment.

Want to learn more about light? Read our Light Guide.