Plant Care Peperomia Abricos

Peperomia Abricos

Reviewed by: Kiersten Rankel | Last Updated: 11/05/2021

About Peperomia Abricos

Peperomia Abricos 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.

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


Peperomia caperata 'Abricos'

Also known as

Peperomia Apricot

How to care for Peperomia Abricos


How often to water your Peperomia Abricos

Water needs for Peperomia Abricos
0.5 cups
every 9

Peperomia Abricos 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 Peperomia Abricos

Water 0.5 cups every

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Finding light for Peperomia Abricos in your home

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

Peperomia Abricos 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 Peperomia Abricos in your home 🏡.


How to fertilize Peperomia Abricos

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

Water Needs
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Care Summary for Peperomia Abricos

Peperomia Abricos

Peperomia Abricos

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 3ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

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

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