Emerald Ripple Peperomia
4.4 out of 5 (136 experiences)
Also known as
Peperomia Ripple Red, Peperomi Pink Lady, Ripple Red Peperomia, Peperomia Napoli Nights, Luna Red Peperomia, Peppermill Peperomia, Peperomia Napoli Night, Peperomia 'Ruby Ripple', Peperomia 'Gray Luna', red ripple, Red luna, Moonlight and Sunrise
What other plant parents say
This peperomia has gone through it, but it has stayed alive despite having almost died. I strongly recommend that you keep it in a small pot, as it does not like being repotted too soon. I tried goin…
So I bought this plant from Home Depot and I thought it was cool because it had these dangling tentacle like things. I took it home, realized that it needed water badly. The soil was so dry. I watere…
Amazing leaf texture on these! And the emerald ripple is gorgeous. Beautiful red stems and deep purple/greenish leaves. Care: I keep mine directly in a north window (I’d avoid direct sun for these) a…
Love the colour and shape of these leaves. These guys are almost indestructible. A little fragile if knocked over or repotting, but even if you lose all but a couple of leaves, it will spout new grow…
This is such a cute plant! I love the textured leaves. The leaves are extremely easy to snap off so take care when potting or transporting. A humidifier will help the leaves be less crunchy/brittle.…
this plant is so pretty but i am EXTREMELY ALLERGIC to it’s ugly ass blooms. they don’t even actually flower just shoot up these ugly pollen filled stamen and it’s a shame because her leaves are trul…
Peperomia has beautiful round leaves with heavy strations that make the mottled color of the leaves even more dynamic they only need moderate light can dry out some between waterings it has almost a…
This plant is surprisingly hardy and low-key maintenance wise, and looks cool. I have it in a relatively low-light North-facing window and have been a little lax with watering and it’s still doing we…
Not a demanding plant. It sits outside on my patio and I only get about 10% humidity but it has never become droopy at all. If anything it has almost doubled in size since I got it.
Soooo pretty. This is one of my favorite peperomias because they have little growths that are gorgeous. It’s super easy to keep up with and has shallow roots
How to care for Emerald Ripple Peperomia
Emerald Ripple Peperomia needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.
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Emerald Ripple 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.
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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 Emerald Ripple Peperomia after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.