Peperomia

a small potted watermelon peperomia with bushy leaves that look like uncut watermelons, a tropical houseplant

Watermelon Peperomia (Peperomia Argyreia #1 TOP Care Hacks!)

The Watermelon Peperomia (scientific name: Peperomia Argyreia) is a houseplant with small teardrop-shaped leaves that resemble an uncut watermelon. Adding to the “watermelon theme”, it also has bright pink-red stems! It is a compact plant – growing to just 12 inches (30cm) tall and 8 inches (20cm) wide when mature. What we love the most? …

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holding up a small pot of peperomia napoli nights with dense low-growing rosette greyish-green leaves with a silvery sheen and deep veins

Peperomia Napoli Nights (our easy Growing Guide!)

A relatively new cultivar, the Peperomia ‘Napoli Nights’ is a hybrid between two Peperomia species (Peperomia Marmorata and the Peperomia Peruviana) invented in 2014. Shaped like upside-down raindrops, its leaves are dark greyish-green with a silvery sheen. We like its prominent veins…. we think it gives the plant character! šŸ™‚ This small plant doesn’t grow more than …

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peperomia albovittata, also known as peacock peperomia or piccolo banda, in small pot with small green oval ripple leaves

Peperomia Albovittata (Peacock Peperomia care + #1 growing TIPS!)

The Peperomia Albovittata is a new hybrid that has gorgeously prominent veins. It is sometimes known as Piccolo Banda or the Peacock Peperomia. With textured ripple leaves held atop reddish petioles, this plant is a beauty. However, the leaf stems break off easily, so be careful when handling! Care-wise, these plants love moderate-intensity indirect light. …

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a small potted raindrop peperomia, also known as peperomia polybotrya

Raindrop Peperomia (Growing the Peperomia Polybotrya!)

The adorable Raindrop Peperomia has succulent-like leaves that resemble raindrops! Native to South America, this tropical plant is suited to indoor temperatures and high humidity (60-90% is ideal). It grows near the forest floor, so cannot tolerate direct light. Thick leaves store water, so allow it to dry out before watering. Let’s get into the …

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peperomia obtusifolia in a small pot

Peperomia Obtusifolia (Growing & Propagation #1 HACKS!)

The Peperomia Obsutifolia is a beautiful upright plant with thick, glossy cup-shaped leaves. They are beginner-friendly and non-toxic plants that require little maintenance. Ideally, provide bright, indirect light; East or West-facing windowsills are ideal. Water when the topsoil is dry, and use an airy and well-draining potting mix. Your plant has small root systems that …

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holding up a small peperomia frost houseplant with ripple leaves and a silvery sheen

Peperomia Frost (#1 Care & Propagation for a THRIVING plant!)

The Peperomia Frost is a beautiful plant with heart-shaped fleshy leaves with a silver-frost, metallic sheen. They are low-maintenance, non-toxic, and relatively pest-resistant; just be careful of overwatering! šŸ™‚ Place in a warm spot with ample bright filtered light. East or North-facing windowsills are ideal; Using a well-draining potting soil for this epiphyte is critical. …

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string of turtles, peperomia prostrata, with long trailing vines and turtle-like leaves

String of Turtles Care (#1 SECRET Tips for Peperomia Prostrata!)

The String of Turtles (botanical name: Peperomia Prostrata) is a rare but easy-to-grow vine from the Peperomia genus. It is known for its small, round button-like foliage with green variegation that resembles turtle shells! To help your plant thrive, Place in bright filtered light. East or West-facing windowsills are a great option; Plant in a …

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potted peperomia ginny held up

Peperomia Ginny Plant Care (#1 Top Care Hacks for a THRIVING Plant!)

Peperomia Ginny (botanical nameĀ Peperomia Clusiifolia Variegata) is an upright-growing plant that is easy to care for. This plant is sought-after for colorful leaves: a light green center, cream variegation, and pink leaf margins. These three pastel colors give the plant its nickname, Tricolor Ginny. šŸ™‚ Care-wise, it doesn’t require much. Peperomia Ginny tolerates most light …

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holding up a peperomia hope houseplant

Peperomia Hope Growing Guide (#1 Care Hacks and what you must AVOID!)

Peperomia Hope, also known asĀ Trailing Jade, is a compact vining houseplant. While not a true succulent, it has small jade-colored succulent-like leaves that give its foliage a fleshy appearance. This species is typically found trailing down from hanging baskets. If you are thinking of adding Peperomia Hope to your collection, there is good news! It …

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