nettle family.Rod saw.
natural climatic conditions: tropical South Vo iochnoy Asia and America.
Most members of the genus - stunted, strong-novetvyaschiesya herbaceous plant with opposite leaves.
most common in the culture room types: Pila Cadieux * Concerning tall representative of the form: can reach 60 cm in height, although its average growth of about 40 cm;shoots erect, mature - ampelnye;leaves up to 10 cm long, oblong-oval, at the top of the rounded-toothed, on a sheet plate well are three veins, painted in green color with mostly silver background;inflorescence axillary, racemose;flowers are inconspicuous, small, whitish.Pile listopokrovnaya ♦ Stems fleshy;leaves elongated with jagged edges, wrinkled, pubescent, veins on top of a dark green background with the main copper-red tint, the lower side of the leaf blades of wine-red;flowers are pinkish-red.Pile small-leaved ( "artillery plant») ♦ low-growing (up to 15 cm tall) plant;succulent shoots, profusely branching, sprawling, densely leafy;smal
Temperature: heat-loving plant, the optimum temperature in the range 18-24 ° C below 16 ° C brings bad.
Light regime: sun-loving, shade tolerance but direct sunlight does not like;optimal eastern and western exposure.
requirement to soil: optimum ground from the turf and humus land with peat and sand in equal parts, but other options are possible.
Reproduction: cuttings throughout the year, which can be rooted in the sand.
Features: grows best in low wide container.Pile gentle growing rapidly and bares shoots, so it is advisable frequent updating of plants for her (apical shoots are cut and used as cuttings).