Peperomia argyreia

Watermelon Peperomia

The leaves of Peperomia argyreia are similar in color to a watermelon. It can grow up to 25 centimeters high.

Peperomia argyreia

Description
  1. Popular name(s): Watermelon Peperomia, Watermelon Begonia
  2. Botanical name: Peperomia argyreia
  3. Family: Piperaceae
  4. Origin: South America (Brasil)
  5. Height: 10 to 25 centimeters
  6. USDA zone: 12 (50 °F/10 °C)

Peperomia argyreia

Peperomia argyreia

Plant care
  1. Lighting: Part sun to part shade, avoid hot summer sun
  2. Soil: Regular cacti mixes, peat-free mixes for vegetables or herbs
  3. Watering: Allow to nearly dry between the waterings
  4. Feeding: Liquid fertilizer monthly from spring to fall
  5. Wintering: Room temperature the year round, not below 59 °F (15 °C) for a long time
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