Plant Care Beetle Peperomia
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Beetle Peperomia

5.0 out of 5 (2 experiences)

Beetle Peperomia has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower
Beetle Peperomia has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves

Also known as

Peperomia angulata

Taxonomy

Peperomia quadrangularis
Peperomia
Piperaceae
Piperales

How to care for Beetle Peperomia

Water

How often to water your Beetle Peperomia

Water needs for Beetle Peperomia
0.5 cups
every 9

Beetle Peperomia needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Beetle Peperomia

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

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Finding light for Beetle Peperomia in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Beetle Peperomia: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Beetle Peperomia may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.

Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Beetle Peperomia in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Beetle Peperomia

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Beetle Peperomia: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Beetle Peperomia after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

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Care Summary for Beetle Peperomia

Beetle Peperomia

Beetle Peperomia


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 3ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

What other plant parents say

Beetle Peperomia has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 2
Beetle Peperomia has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves 1
Beetle Peperomia has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily 1
Jordanlovesplants avatar
@Jordanlovesplants
leaf-1 7 Plants
xp 148 XP
globe Langley, British Columbia
05/23/2021

Grows fast, and is perfect in a small pot.

Fast grower Fast grower

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