Named for its resemblance to the rind of a watermelon, this variety of peperomia typically maintains its compact size and bushy rosette appearance as it grows. Due to its small size, Watermelon Peperomia looks great when placed amongst groups of other plants or tucked in with your current home decor. It is a great plant for beginners as they aren't temperamental.
Tropical plants grow naturally in tropical areas where the climate is hot and humid. Easy to grow indoors, these plants add an exotic flair to your home with a vivid display of striking blooms and attractive foliage.
These are plants that help remove pollutants from the air through their attractive leaves and roots. They make the perfect houseplant in rooms where airflow is limited.
Even the kids can enjoy growing and caring for these plants since they are easy to grow, safe, and non-toxic. Kid-friendly plants will surely help make your home nice-looking without having to worry about skin irritation, allergies, or plant poisoning.
These are the perfect plants to keep in your home, even if you have curious pets that chew on almost everything – including plants. They are safe and non-toxic, so you don’t have to worry about your plants poisoning your cats and dogs.
These plants need filtered or dappled sunlight. You would want to place them in a well-lit room with windows, but away from direct light. A sunny window with sheer curtains is also a good idea.
Plants with medium or moderate water needs should be watered once or twice a week. They need moist soil throughout the growing season for optimum growth and flowering. Water these plants when the soil is dry to touch.
These plants would appreciate a regular application of fertilizers during the growing season. They aren’t heavy feeders, and feeding at low rates is enough for these low-fertilizer plants to grow well.
The Watermelon Peperomia are a unique houseplant. Due to their succulent-like leaves it is important to not overwater your Peperomia, as it may cause the leaves to wilt. Keep your plant in bright indirect light, avoiding full sun. When repotting, we recommend using our All Purpose soil.
Native to northern South America, including Bolivia, Brazil, Ecuador, and Venezuela