Epipremnum aureum, commonly known as Money plant is also known by many other names such as Pothos, Devils ivy, Silvervine etc.
The name” Money plant” is derived from the belief that the plant brings wealth and prosperity to the house in which it is kept. Feng shui experts recommend keeping Money plants in houses and offices to bring good luck.The green waxy heart-shaped leaves are symbols of happiness. It is believed that keeping a well-maintained Money plant in the south-east corner of the house will bring wealth and good health to the family members.
Money plants can be propagated through stem cuttings. It can be grown in containers with potting medium or water. Diluted liquid fertilizers can be used for better growth.The plants can be grown in small pots as a cluster or can be grown as hanging plants as it has trailing stems.
Money plants can energize the house with its purifying quality as it can absorb toxins such as carbon dioxide and other chemicals formed in the house thereby increasing oxygen flow. As Money plants grow well in shade, it can be kept as indoor plants in any part of the house.
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