Peperomia

Peperomia plant care and propagation guides.

  • Peperomia
    Peperomia,  Plant Care

    Peperomia Care

    In general peperomia care is easy to care as they are unfussy tropical house plants, they like the humidity and heat of most households, just give them plenty of indirect sunlight and water them when they dry out… Peperomia Care Summary Light needs: Bright indirect sunlight, no direct Watering needs: Water once a week but only if completely dry Fertilizer: Balanced feed, once a month in summer Soil: Rich, well draining Humidity: 50%. Temperature: 10°C-25°C (50°F-77°F), keep away from drafts Where to buy: Try our list of Rare Plant Shops. Other names: Radiator plants. Common issues: Do not overwater, they are really sensitive to it and will wilt. Intro Welcome…

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  • Peperomia Verticillata
    Peperomia,  Plant Care

    Peperomia Verticillata

    A vibrantly colorful Peperomia Verticillata is a very easy specimen that will thrive in sunny household conditions we cover all you need to know about care and propagation.. Peperomia Verticillata Care Summary Light needs: Bright indirect sunlight. Watering needs: Let it dry out before watering again. Fertilizer: A balanced fertilizer around once a month in the growing season  Soil: Very well draining mix. Humidity: 40%. Temperature: 18-24°C (65-75°F). Where to buy: Try our list of Rare Plant Shops. Other names: Red Log Plant, Red Log Peperomia. Common issues: Root rot from overwatering. Introduction This Peperomia variety has an interesting mixture of vibrant colors. It includes dark green, light green, and…

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  • Peperomia Caperata
    Peperomia,  Plant Care

    Peperomia Caperata

    Welcome to our care guide to the Peperomia Caperata… Peperomia Caperata Care Summary Light needs: Low to bright indirect light. Watering needs: Check the soil once a week and only water if the top half is already dry. Fertilizer: A well diluted balanced plant feed once a month in spring and summer. Soil: A well draining mix. Humidity: 40-50%. Temperature: 10°C-25°C (50°F-77°F). Where to buy: Try our list of Rare Plant Shops. Other names: Emerald ripple peperomia. Common issues: Overwatering. Introduction The peperomia caperata aka the emerald ripple peperomia is an easy to care for house plant that originates from Brazil. We cover all you need to know. See also:…

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  • String Of Turtles
    Peperomia,  Plant Care

    String Of Turtles – Peperomia Prostrata Care

    Welcome to our care guide to the String Of Turtles… String Of Turtles Care Summary Light needs: Bright indirect sunlight. No direct sun. Watering needs: Check weekly but only water if almost totally dry. Fertilizer: A dedicated cactus and succulent feed once a month in spring and summer. Soil: Cactus and succulent mix. Humidity: 40 or 50%. Temperature: 20°C-27°C (70°F-80°F). Where to buy: Try our list of Rare Plant Shops. Other names: Peperomia Prostrata, Chain of Turtles. Common issues: Overwatering, root rot. Introduction We run down all you need to know about the string of turtles plant, aka the peperomia prostrata, which is known for it’s small turtle-shell like round…

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  • Peperomia Scandens
    Peperomia,  Plant Care

    Peperomia Scandens

    Welcome to our guide to the Peperomia Scandens care… Peperomia Scandens Care Summary Light needs: Medium to bright indirect sunlight. Watering needs: Check soil weekly and water only if dry most of the way down. Fertilizer: A well diluted balanced plant feed once a month in spring and summer. Soil: 80% potting compost and 20% perlite mix. Humidity: 40-50%. Temperature:  20°C- 25°C (68-77°F). Where to buy: Try our list of Rare Plant Shops. Common issues: Root rot / overwatering. Introduction The peperomia scandens (a.k.a. cupid peperomia) is a vining epiphytic peperomia that is easy to grow… See also: Peperomia Verticillata, Peperomia Ruby Cascade, Pink Lady Peperomia, Peperomia Polybotrya, Peperomia Piccolo…

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  • Peperomia Nivalis
    Peperomia,  Plant Care

    Peperomia Nivalis

    Welcome to our guide to peperomia nivalis care… Peperomia Nivalis Care Summary Light needs: Medium to bright indirect sunlight. Watering needs: Check once a week, only water it if the soil is dry all the way down. Fertilizer: Use a balanced fertilizer in spring and summer. Soil: 80% potting compost with 20% perlite. Humidity:  40-50%. Temperature: 20°C to 25°C (68-77°F). Where to buy: Try our list of Rare Plant Shops. Common issues: Overwatering and root rot. Introduction Peperomia nivalis is an easy to grow house plant known for it’s soft fleshy oval leaves. See also: Peperomia Care, Peperomia Ruby Cascade, Pink Lady Peperomia, Peperomia Polybotrya, Peperomia Piccolo Banda. Light Needs…

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  • Peperomia Quadrangularis
    Peperomia,  Plant Care

    Peperomia Quadrangularis

    Welcome to our peperomia quadrangularis care guide… Peperomia Quadrangularis Care Summary Light needs: Medium to bright indirect sunlight. Watering needs: Check it once a week but only water if soil is completely dry. Fertilizer: A balanced feed, once a month in spring and summer. Soil: 1 part perlite to 4 parts normal compost. Humidity: 50%. Temperature: 10°C-25°C (50°F-77°F). Where to buy: Try our list of Rare Plant Shops. Other names: Peperomia angulata. Common issues: Root rot. Introduction Peperomia quadrangularis aka the peperomia angulata is a small and easy to care for houseplant, we cover all you need to know. See also: Peperomia Ruby Cascade, Pink Lady Peperomia, Peperomia Polybotrya, Peperomia…

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  • Peperomia Maculosa
    Peperomia,  Plant Care

    Peperomia Maculosa

    Welcome to our peperomia maculosa care guide, we cover all you need to know… Peperomia Maculosa Care Summary Light needs: Medium to bright indirect sunlight. Watering needs: Only water them when the soil is dry. Check them once a week. Fertilizer: Feed them a balanced fertilizer once a month in spring and summer. Soil: A standard potting compost with 20% perlite added. Humidity: 40-50%. Temperature: 20°C to 25°C (68-77°F). Where to buy: Try our list of Rare Plant Shops. Common issues: Overwatering and root rot. Introduction The peperomia maculosa packs some serious punch in the looks department for a peperomia. Don’t get me wrong, I’m not hating on peperomias in general,…

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  • Peperomia Tetragona
    Peperomia,  Plant Care

    Peperomia Tetragona

    Welcome to our peperomia tetragona care guide, an easy to look after plant as long as you don’t overwater it… Peperomia Tetragona Care Summary Light needs: Medium to bright indirect sunlight. Watering needs: Check it weekly and water when the soil is dry all the way down. Fertilizer: A balanced fertilizer once a month in spring and summer. Soil: A rich, well draining soil Humidity: 40-50%. Temperature: 20°C to 25°C (68-77°F). Where to buy: Try our list of Rare Plant Shops. Other names: Parallel Peperomia. Common issues: Overwatering causing root rot. Introduction The peperomia tetragona grows in Bolivia Paraguay and Peru. It makes a great little houseplant… See also: Peperomia…

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  • Peperomia Ruby Cascade
    Peperomia,  Plant Care

    Peperomia Ruby Cascade

    Peperomia Ruby Cascade care is straightforward, just avoid soggy soil around it’s roots… Peperomia Ruby Cascade Summary Light needs: Bright indirect sunlight. Watering needs: Let it dry out almost completely before watering again. Check it once a week.  Fertilizer: A really well diluted balanced plant feed once a month in spring and summer. Soil: A well draining mix with plenty of perlite. Humidity: 40-50%. Temperature: 20°C- 25°C (68-77°F). Where to buy: Try one of these Rare Plant Shops. Common issues: Root rot. Introduction The peperomia ruby cascade is a beautiful, small-leaved peperomia with dark pink stems. It’s a really pretty hanging plant. See also: Peperomia Care, Pink Lady Peperomia, Peperomia Polybotrya,…

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