Peperomia rubella - Succulent Plant

This Peperomia plant is a relatively easy, compact and attractive foliage boost the beauty.
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1Peperomia rubella - Succulent Plant
23 inch (8 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)

About Peperomia rubella

This evergreen, sometimes succulent houseplants may be either rosette-forming or erect with trailing stems. Peperomia rubella is upright and branching, becoming untidy with age, light to dark green leaves, red below, creating a copper tint to the foliage. Though peperomia produce greenish- white, panicle-like flower spikes.

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Plant Specifications

Plant Height6 inch (15 cm)
Plant Spread 4 inch (10 cm)
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
Common Name Peperomia, Baby rubber plant, Pepper Face
Maximum Reachable Height Up to 10 inches
Flower Colour Greenish-white
Bloom Time Summer
Difficulty Level Easy to grow

Planting and care

  • Keep in a bright sunny location.
  • Try not to water the leaves, give water to soil only.
  • Avoid overwatering as the roots may get rot.
  • Water the plant in a morning, between 8 to 10 am.
  • Avoid keeping in suffocated areas or in dark room.
  • While, re-potting or propagating try not to disturb the roots.

    Peperomia rubella care

    Most Peperomia species can be relatively easily propagated from leaf cuttings. Remove large leaves with their stalks (petioles) and bury in seedling starting soil. Use of a rooting hormone can increase odds of success. Place the cutting in a warm, bright place until new growth emerges.

    Sunlight Full to partial sunlight
    Watering Moderately
    Soil A loose, well-drained, very rich potting mix.
    Temperature 20 to 30 degree C
    Fertilizer Use any organic fertilizer.

    Peperomia rubella special feature

    Variegated leaves

    Peperomia rubella uses

    Ornamental Use:

    • The Peperomia houseplant is an attractive addition to a desk, a table or as a member of your houseplant collection

  • Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Peperomia an indoor plant?

    Yes, Peperomia is indoor plant

    Does Peperomia like humidity?

    Yes, Peperomia like humidity

    Does Peperomia clean the air?

    According to NASA research. Peperomia reduces the level of formaldehyde from the air.

    Why is my Peperomia dropping leaves?

    Peperomia plants lose leaves when they are over watered. Allow the top 50% of the soil to dry out before you water. Over-watering, resulting in root-rot, is the main cause of serious peperomia plant problems.

    Does Peperomia bloom?

    Peperomias are grown for their ornamental foliage but they blooms with very tiny flowers

    Peperomia when to water?

    Water it when the upper layer of the soil feels dry to touch. Check the moisture in the soil before watering it, Poke your finger into the soil, if dry then apply water. Do not overwater the plant.

    Do Peperomia flower?

    Peperomias are grown for their ornamental foliage but they blooms with very tiny flowers

    Peperomia how to care?

    Light : Succulents love light and need about six hours of sun per day, depending on the type of succulent. Water : Water it when the upper layer of the soil feels dry to touch and avoid overwatering, Overwatering can kill your succulent, so make sure you let the soil dry between waterings. Try to water it early in the morning around 8-10am. Succulents don’t like to sit in waterlogged soil, so drainage is important to prevent rot. Your container should have a drainage hole to allow excess water to escape. Repoting Choose cactus soil or mix potting soil with sand, pumice, or perlite. Succulent roots are very fragile so be gentle when repotting. fertilizers Succulents don’t need much fertilizer, but you can give them light feedings during the spring and summer growing season. Be careful not to overfertilize—this can cause your succulent to grow too quickly and become weak.

    Does Peperomia root in water?

    Yes, Peperomia stem cuttings usually do well in water

    Why are my Peperomia leaves curling?

    Calcium deficiency is a known cause of curling leaves in peperomia plants. This can be caused by over-watering in an acidic growth medium such as peat.

    What soil for Peperomia?

    You can make soil mix by using perlite, sand in with the soil

    Does Peperomia flower?

    Peperomias are grown for their ornamental foliage but they blooms with very tiny flowers

    Why is my Peperomia turning yellow?

    Yellowing of leaves may be due to Insufficient light, less or overwatering and cold temperature. So make sure your plant is getting enough amount of bright indirect sunlight, water it when the upper layer of the soil feels dry to touch. Check the moisture in the soil before watering it, Poke your finger into the soil, if dry then apply water. Do not overwater the plant. This plant doesn’t like to sit in waterlogged soil, so drainage is important to prevent rot. Check the drainage hole to allow excess water to escape. Protect your plant from a cold climate by keeping it in a mildly warm and dry location. Feed it with any organic nitrogen-rich fertilizer once a month.

    Does Peperomia need sunlight?

    Peperomia need indirect bright sunlight

    When to water Peperomia obtusifolia?

    Water it when the upper layer of the soil feels dry to touch. Check the moisture in the soil before watering it, Poke your finger into the soil, if dry then apply water. Do not overwater the plant.

    Can Peperomia grow in low light?

    No, Peperomia requires indirect bright light.

    Why do Peperomia leaves turn brown?

    It is maybe due to insect or pest infection

    Why are Peperomia called radiator plants?

    They are called radiator plants due to their easy care. They like warmth, but do not need high humidity.

    When to fertilize Peperomia?

    Fertilize Peperomia during the spring and summer.

    Can you propagate Peperomia in water?

    Yes you can propagate Peperomia in the water

    Can Peperomia grow outside?

    Yes Peperomia Can grow outside, where indirect bright light is available.

    What is Peperomia plant?

    The peperomia is a beautiful succulent houseplant

    How to water Peperomia?

    The peperomia does best when it is watered at the base. The plant's soil should be dry before you water the plant again.

    Can you grow Peperomia in water?

    Yes you can propagate Peperomia in the water

    Why is my Peperomia losing leaves?

    Peperomia plants lose leaves when they are over watered.

    Is Peperomia a succulent?

    Yes, Peperomia is a succulent plant

    Can you propagate Peperomia?

    Yes we can propagate Peperomia through cuttings

    Why is my Peperomia dying?

    It is may be due to Insufficient light, less or overwatering and cold temperature. So make sure your plant is getting enough amount of bright indirect sunlight, water it when the upper layer of the soil feels dry to touch. Check the moisture in the soil before watering it, Poke your finger into the soil, if dry then apply water. Do not overwater the plant. This plant doesn’t like to sit in waterlogged soil, so drainage is important to prevent rot. Check the drainage hole to allow excess water to escape. Protect your plant from a cold climate by keeping it in a mildly warm and dry location. Feed it with any organic nitrogen-rich fertilizer once a month.

    Is Peperomia obtusifolia a succulent?

    Yes, Peperomia is a succulent plant

    Are Peperomia succulents?

    Yes, Peperomia is a succulent plant

    Do Peperomia like humidity?

    Yes, Peperomia like humidity

    Why is my Peperomia wilting?

    The first is over-watering and the second is under-watering.

    Do Peperomia like to be root bound?

    Yes, Peperomia love to sit root-bound



    Reviews

    Friday, 24 January 2020

    perfect gift for your office and home.

    Dhiraj Gome

    Wednesday, 27 November 2019

    Very nice plant. Got delivered with very good condition. Gonna order one more

    Divya Dhote

    Thursday, 14 November 2019

    Ideal plant for green gift

    Pradip Kumar
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