Hypocritical, superficial, i.E.
A stage of artificial plants is figurative of an insincere performance
To dream that something is fake suggests that something in your waking life is not what it appears to be. Perhaps you are feeling unworthy or someone is undervaluing your talents or efforts. Alternatively, this dream could mean that you are pretending to be something you’re not.
If you dream about a person being fake or phony, this represents your suspicions about a particular person, relationship or situation in real life.
1. A strong sense that something is not what it seems—often regarding business affairs, sometimes relationships.
2. Reverse: a sense or measure of sincerity, truth.
Dreams of a fake represents discernment and your ability to see and know the difference between that which is authentic and that which isn’t. This dream is a wake up call to acknowledge that your true self is good enough as is and doesn’t need a mask. See Mask and Facade.
To dream of buying anything that turns out to be a fake is a prediction of a successful business deal.