Variegated Baby Rubber Plant
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About Variegated Baby Rubber Plant
Did you know Peperomia plants belong to the pepper family, along with black peppercorns? Their fruits and seeds have traveled one of the longest distances ever recorded, over 3000 miles to an island in the middle of the Atlantic ocean, while stuck to a bird's feet! 🦅 They can be easily propagated by leaves which make them super easy to share with friends!
Peperomia obtusifolia 'Variegata'
Also known as
American Rubber Plant, Baby Rubber Plant, Peperomia Obtusifolia Variegata and Peperomia obtusifia varigated
How to care for Variegated Baby Rubber Plant
Variegated Baby Rubber Plant 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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Variegated Baby Rubber Plant 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 Variegated Baby Rubber Plant after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.