Braided stems on a Money Tree Plant, how does this occur?
The stems are braided when the plant is immature and the stems are flexible. You can plant 3 or more young Money Tree plants close to each other and then braid them together. When there are only 2 stems, they are just twisted around each other. You can read more about Money Tree Plants (Pachira aquatica in the Popular Houseplant section of the website.