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Schefflera Arboricola Mini Braid

Schefflera Arboricola Mini Braid is created by hand by repotting 3 or more young plants and braiding the stems together. This plant is from the same family as the dwarf umbrella bush but with smaller leaves. The leaves drop downward causing them to have that specific aesthetic. This plant is known for its air-purifying ability.

  • Moderate
  • Bright, Indirect
Winter Shipping Insurance (Optional)


Who needs it?  If you live in an area that experiences winter temperatures below 45 degrees Fahrenheit you will want to purchase winter shipping insurance.  For only $10.00, your plant will be shipped with a heat pack and bubble wrap for insulation to ensure it arrives to you free of any damage from the cold or we will refund your money back! 

You will receive a notification of shipping and will need to ensure that the plant is welcomed into your home the date of arrival.  If you will be traveling, please contact us to reschedule the shipment date at least 24 hours prior to shipping.  You do not want to leave your lovely new friend out in the cold. The heat pack that is provided with the insurance is good for 72 hours from the time shipped so we are confident that your plant will arrive safe and warm.

If you are purchasing multiple plants, you may need to purchase insurance for each plant if the plants are being shipped separately.  Feel free to reach out to us at and we will confirm the amount required for your order.

Refund Policy for all Plants

If your plant arrives damaged, simply take a photo and send it to within 3 days after the delivery date.

We will make a determination and will refund the amount purchased if you have a valid concern.  We will notify you via email, within 48 hours after we have received your email with the photos supporting your claim and let you know if the refund was approved or not. If approved, your refund will be applied to your original payment method. The refund will ALWAYS be back to the card used for the original purchase, no exceptions. 

The refund amount will post in accordance with your cards policy, usually within 3 to 5 business days. 

Damages and Issues
Please inspect your order upon receipt and contact us immediately if the item is defective, damaged or if you received the wrong item, so that we can evaluate the issue and correct as necessary. All claims must be made within 3 days after the delivery date.
We do not do exchanges on plants.
We do not replace plants.  We will issue a refund if appropriate. (see above), and you may place another order if desired. 

We are always happy to hear from you.  Please know that you may contact us for any questions at any time at

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Original price $27.99 - Original price $34.99
Original price
$27.99 - $34.99
Current price $27.99


Habitat: Medium Humidity / 65 - 90°F

The Schefflera Arboricola Mini plant likes average household humidity levels and a temperature between 65°F-90°F. This ensures it can grow freely and maximize its health.

Maximum Size: 7'

This plant size is determined by the size of the pot. The typical indoor height is 2’– 5’. 

Space / Planter Size: Small / Medium

This plant grows tall and wide. Chose a planter size that fits your available space. It should remain under 2' if kept in a small pot.


The plant is native to Taiwan and the surrounding regions. Its beauty and low-maintenance traits making it a popular office / house plant. Since the Scheffler Arboricola Mini plant is wispy with tall, thin trunks and broad, high canopy, braiding them together makes them stronger and look more full. It has continued to grow in popularity over the years and is noted for being a noteworthy plant due to its stylistic growth pattern.

Plant Care

The Schefflera Arboricola Mini Braid is an easy-to-care-for houseplant. This plant can thrive in average household humidity. This will ensure it has enough to grow and will continue to optimize its potential in the coming years.

Water: Moderate

In general, water moderately. Let the soil dry out a bit before watering again. Too much watering can cause root rot. Water every 7-10 days.

Sun: Bright, Indirect Sunlight

It is best to grow this plant in bright light but it also does well in semi shade. The top third of the soil tends to try out quickly.

Care Level: Easy

The Schefflera Arboricola Mini Braid can thrive in many different environments. It's easy to grown and simple to maintain. Let soil dry out before watering. Water regularly.