Peperomia caperata

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Color
Fuchsia
Dark pink
Green stripes

Description

Peperomia caperata features rippled, heart-shaped foliage with metallic tones. The variety depicted in the first set of 2 images features shades of fuchsia, burgundy and green/grey, while the leaves of the variety depicted in the second set of 2 pictures have more of a pinkish and grey tone. The thrid and last picture features a peperomia caperata with green and dark burgundy striped foliage. All three varieties produce long, creamy white flower spikes in summer.

Size: 6cm pot

Origin: Brazil

Care

Light: Indirect light

Humidity: Moderate

Temperature: 15-24ºC

Watering: Allow the top 2-3 cm of the compost to dry between waterings when the plant is actively growing, usually from spring through autumn. Reduce watering frequency significantly in winter when light levels are lower.

Feeding: Use half the recommended dose of a balanced liquid fertilizer every few weeks from spring through autumn.

Soil: Soil-based compost with added perlite for drainage.

Tip: This plant is safe around pets and children. Direct sunlight can leave sunburn marks on the leaves. Do not mist the foliage.

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