Plant Care Marble Peperomia

Marble Peperomia

4.3 out of 5 (3 experiences)

Marble Peperomia has a Survivor plant personality Survivor
Marble Peperomia has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower

Also known as

Baby Rubber Plant 'Marble'


Peperomia obtusifolia 'Marble'

How to care for Marble Peperomia


How often to water your Marble Peperomia

Water needs for Marble Peperomia
0.5 cups
every 9

Marble 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 Marble Peperomia

Water 0.5 cups every

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Finding light for Marble Peperomia in your home

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

Marble 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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How to fertilize Marble Peperomia

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

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Care Summary for Marble Peperomia

Marble Peperomia

Marble Peperomia

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.

What other plant parents say

Marble Peperomia has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 3
Marble Peperomia has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 2
Marble Peperomia has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily 1
Marble Peperomia has a Pest magnet plant personality Pest magnet 1
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Fungus gnats love hanging around her if I top water. That’s why I only bottom watering my plants now.

Fast grower Fast grower
Survivor Survivor
Pest magnet Pest magnet

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