Plant Care Peperomia 'Rosso'

Peperomia 'Rosso'

4.4 out of 5 (7 experiences)

Peperomia 'Rosso' has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower
Peperomia 'Rosso' has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily

Also known as

Emerald Ripple Pepper and Radiator Plant

Taxonomy

Peperomia 'Rosso'
Peperomia
Piperaceae
Piperales

What other plant parents say

Peperomia 'Rosso' has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 3
Peperomia 'Rosso' has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily 3
Peperomia 'Rosso' has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 1
Peperomia 'Rosso' has a Pet friendly plant personality Pet friendly 1
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@Gillysplants
Beaverton, OR
Rating of the plant Peperomia 'Rosso' named Nathan by Gillysplants on Greg, the plant care app
03/16/2021

I got a plant and someone had knocked it over and it was all messed and such, but with simple care i was able to bring it back and it’s beautiful

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@Rjg
Austin, TX
Rating of the plant Peperomia 'Rosso' named Pepper by Rjg on Greg, the plant care app
06/02/2021

easy and pretty

How to care for Peperomia 'Rosso'

Water

How often to water your Peperomia 'Rosso'

Water needs for Peperomia 'Rosso'
0.5 cups
every 9

Peperomia 'Rosso' 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 'Rosso'

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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

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Finding light for Peperomia 'Rosso' in your home

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

Peperomia 'Rosso' 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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Nutrients

How to fertilize Peperomia 'Rosso'

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

Care Summary for Peperomia 'Rosso'

Peperomia 'Rosso'

Peperomia 'Rosso'


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.

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