Money Tree Plant or Pachira Aquatica have been used to bring good fortune and luck to those who place it in their home or office. Money comes and goes, you earn and spend it. As the Money Tree grows, it will sprout new leaves and it lose old leaves. The Money Tree measures approximately 14 to 16 inch tall. The stems of the tree is about 11 inches tall. The leaves will add an additional 3 to 5 inches to the height of the tree. It comes with a 3 inch starter plastic pot. Place the tree in a bright location receiving indirect light. Water thoroughly and allow the topsoil to dry before added more water. You must use a container with drainage holes to avoid the roots from rotting. Do not over-water.