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Though varying considerably in appearance these species generally have thick, stout stems and fleshy leaves, sometimes with epidermal windows. Peperomia flowers typically come in yellow to brown conical spikes.
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1. Peperomia Houseplants grow well in the bright indirect light provided by a west or east-facing window.
2. Use a well-aerated loose potting soil that drains well.
3. 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.
4. Fertilize peperomia houseplants monthly in the spring and summer with a basic houseplant food.
5. Peperomia plants can be pruned anywhere along the stem. New growth develops from the nodes just below the cut in the stem.
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1. Use a loam based mix with some vermiculite.
2. The thick leaves of Peperomia Plants hold water and allow the plant to withstand long periods without moisture.
1. The minimum temperature outside should not be any lower than 13°C / 55°F