Sizes – 6 inches to 10 inches.
Pot Height: 10 cm.
Most Peperomia species can be relatively easily propagated from leaf cuttings. Remove large leaves with their stalks (petioles) and bury in seedling starting soil. The use of a rooting hormone can increase the odds of success. Place the cutting in a warm, bright place until new growth emerges.
Sunlight: Peperomia do well in light to moderate light, such as found in a northern or east-facing window. They can be easily grown under fluorescent lights.
Watering: Keep the soil moist during the growing season and provide relatively high humidity through the sprayer.
Soil: A loose, well-drained, very rich potting mix.
FAQ about Peperomia obtusifolia:
1. Does Peperomia bloom?
Peperomias are grown for their ornamental foliage but they bloom with very tiny flowers.
2. What soil is Suitable for Peperomia?
You can make a soil mix by using Vermicompost and Cocopith.
3. Can Peperomia grow outside?
Yes, Peperomia Can grow outside, where Direct bright light(morning1-3 hrs) or indirect bright light is available.
4. Why is my Peperomia Plant wilting?
The first is over-watering and the second is under-watering.
5. Does Peperomia need sunlight?
Peperomia needs indirect bright sunlight(morning 1-3 hrs) or it will also grow in indirect bright light.
6. Is Peperomia Air-purifying Plant?
According to NASA research, Peperomia reduces the level of formaldehyde from the air. So this is an Air Purifying Plant.