Plant Care Peperomia Pink Lady

Peperomia Pink Lady

5.0 out of 5 (2 experiences)

Peperomia Pink Lady has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower
Peperomia Pink Lady has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves

About Peperomia Pink Lady

Peperomia Pink Lady 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 a fast grower and having large, lush leaves with only 16 being grown with Greg around the world. Check out the reviews below for more details!🌟

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

Taxonomy

Peperomia caperata 'Pink Lady'
Peperomia
Piperaceae
Piperales

Also known as

Pink Lady Peperomia

How to care for Peperomia Pink Lady

Water

How often to water your Peperomia Pink Lady

Water needs for Peperomia Pink Lady
0.5 cups
every 9

Peperomia Pink Lady needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Seattle, Washington.

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 Pink Lady

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

Check the growing potential in your area

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

Plant care guide for Peperomia Pink Lady in Seattle, Washington

Seattle, Washington

23% Very Low

Growing Peperomia Pink Lady in Seattle right now

Light needs for plant Peperomia Pink Lady in Seattle, Washington

Plant growth potential is currently very low 📉

January 27th, 2022

Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Seattle is currently very low 📉.

The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in dete…

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Light needs for plant Peperomia Pink Lady in Seattle, Washington

Sunlight will increase by 53.2% ☀️

January 27th, 2022

Seattle is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Seattle is expected to increase by 53.2% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 7.9 megajoules of energy per m2 pe…

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Light needs for plant Peperomia Pink Lady in Seattle, Washington

Daylight will increase by 1.3 hours 📈

January 27th, 2022

This month, Seattle is getting an average of 7.6 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will increase by 15.4% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 9.8 total hours of dayl…

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Finding light for Peperomia Pink Lady in your home

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

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

Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to keep it happy during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Seattle, Washington ⛅.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Peperomia Pink Lady

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

When to repot Peperomia Pink Lady

Nutrient needs for plant Peperomia Pink Lady in Seattle, Washington

Is this a good time of year to repot? No ⏳

January 26th, 2022

The growing potential in Seattle is very low 📉.

Repotting in late fall or winter when the day lengths are shorter can be very stressful for a plant and cause it to go into shock.

It's best to …

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FAQs
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Toxicity
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Care Summary for Peperomia Pink Lady

Peperomia Pink Lady

Peperomia Pink Lady


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 3ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

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

What other plant parents say

Peperomia Pink Lady has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 1
Peperomia Pink Lady has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves 1
Peperomia Pink Lady has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 1
Bjoyce avatar
@Bjoyce
leaf-1 53 Plants
xp 7,605 XP
globe Orlando, Florida
01/11/2022

It’s fine. I’ve realized I’m not a huge fan of peperomia. It definitely needed more light than I was giving it, so I’m hoping the grow light I put in helps a bit.

Lbrensk avatar
@Lbrensk
leaf-1 3 Plants
xp 134 XP
globe Burnsville, North Carolina
12/25/2021

Love watching the pink leaves pop up!

Fast grower Fast grower
Large, lush leaves Large, lush leaves
Survivor Survivor

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