Plant Care Silver Frost Peperomia

Silver Frost Peperomia

5.0 out of 5 (3 experiences)

Silver Frost Peperomia has a Survivor plant personality Survivor
Silver Frost Peperomia has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower

Also known as

Peperomia Frost

Taxonomy

Peperomia caperata 'Frost'
Peperomia
Piperaceae
Piperales

What other plant parents say

Silver Frost Peperomia has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 2
Silver Frost Peperomia has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 1
Silver Frost Peperomia has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate 1
Shealenyeah avatar on Greg, the plant care app Rating of the plant Silver Frost Peperomia named Persephone by Shealenyeah on Greg, the plant care app
04/07/2021

My favorite plant that I own. It’s so beautiful and has a shimmery sheen to the rippled leaves! She’s been thriving since I bought her. I had it far from a window at first but now she sits in front o…

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Nerskine avatar on Greg, the plant care app Rating of the plant Silver Frost Peperomia named Elphaba by Nerskine on Greg, the plant care app
04/08/2021

Not much to do to keep this little fella happy- moderate light, infrequent watering. I love the way it shapes itself into a little mound- very architectural for this symmetry lover!

How to care for Silver Frost Peperomia

Water

How often to water your Silver Frost Peperomia

Water needs for Silver Frost Peperomia
0.5 cups
every 9

Silver Frost 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 Silver Frost Peperomia

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 Silver Frost Peperomia in your home

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

Silver Frost 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.

Select your city to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Silver Frost Peperomia in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Silver Frost Peperomia

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

Care Summary for Silver Frost Peperomia

Silver Frost Peperomia

Silver Frost Peperomia


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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