Plant Info & Care
Pet Friendly Yes
Non-toxic to cats, dogs and pets.
Care Level Low
Easy to care for and have been a houseplant mainstay for years.
Enjoys medium to bright indirect light.
Be sure to water when you receive it. Allow soil to dry between watering.
Enjoys high humidity. Spritz occasionally.
Air Quality Great
Cleans, filters and purifies the air in your home or office.
The Peperomia species are members of the black pepper family. Its beautiful variegated foliage has hints of red around the leaf edges to make it a stunner beside a conversation area. Keep it in warmer conditions with lots of humidity. Let the soil dry out between watering to keep this one thriving.
Native Northern South America into Mexico, West Indies and Bermuda.
Peperomia, genus of the pepper family (Piperaceae), comprising of more than 1,000 species of tropical and subtropical fleshy herbs, annuals, and perennials... and a few species are popular houseplants because of their attractive foliage.
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Lively Root Customers
Great experience all the way around. Plant was packed beautifully and looks perfect.
The most popular plant I’ve shared with friends. Growth is phenomenal. Very little care needed. I’ve directed others to your website to order this and more.
I ordered the small ZZ plant. Came packaged nicely & the plant was a good size & very healthy. He is thriving in my bedroom window.