Plant Care Arid-Land Peperomia

Arid-Land Peperomia

3.5 out of 5 (2 experiences)

Arid-Land Peperomia has a Browns easily plant personality Browns easily
Arid-Land Peperomia has a Pest magnet plant personality Pest magnet

About Arid-Land Peperomia

Arid-Land Peperomia is a super rare houseplant 🌿 that needs regular watering to thrive. They do best in abundant sunlight ☀ and should be less than 3 feet from a window.

Plant parents describe this plant as browning easily and a pest magnet with only 5 being grown with Greg around the world. Check out the reviews below for more details!🌟

Arid-Land Peperomia likes soil that is well draining. Your plant shouldn't need added fertilizers if you repot each time it doubles in size.

Taxonomy

Peperomia blanda
Peperomia
Piperaceae
Piperales

Also known as

Peperomia Japonica and Japonica

How to care for Arid-Land Peperomia

Water

How often to water your Arid-Land Peperomia

Water needs for Arid-Land Peperomia
0.5 cups
every 9

Arid-Land 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 Arid-Land Peperomia

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

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Finding light for Arid-Land Peperomia in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Arid-Land Peperomia: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Arid-Land 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 Arid-Land Peperomia in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Arid-Land Peperomia

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Arid-Land 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 Arid-Land Peperomia after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

FAQs
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Toxicity
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Care Summary for Arid-Land Peperomia

Arid-Land Peperomia

Arid-Land 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

Arid-Land Peperomia has a Browns easily plant personality Browns easily 2
Arid-Land Peperomia has a Pest magnet plant personality Pest magnet 1
Arid-Land Peperomia has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 1
Arid-Land Peperomia has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate 1
Arid-Land Peperomia has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 1
Katelinlomond avatar
@Katelinlomond
leaf-1 5 Plants
xp 253 XP
globe Grande Prairie, Alberta
05/20/2021

Was a little nervous as my plant was browning and looking a little rough, but I left it and continued watering as the app told me to and its doing so well now. It does brown easily but I love this plant and the look it brings my home.

Fast grower Fast grower
Easy to propagate Easy to propagate
Survivor Survivor
Browns easily Browns easily

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