Starbright Plant/Flower Care Guide

Peperomia

Peperomia
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Light

Low to bright light. No direct sun. Peperomia thrives under fluorescent grow lights, making it a good choice for an office plant.

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Water

Keep soil barely moist. Allow the top inch of soil to dry between waterings. Water less in winter, allowing the top half of the soil to dry out between waterings.

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Temperature

Average room temperatures 65-75°F/18-24°C

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Soil

Light potting mix that contains perlite or sand to help drainage. Peperomia likes some air around its roots.

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Fertilizer

Feed monthly spring through fall with a balanced liquid fertilizer diluted by half.

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Propagation

Take leaf cuttings in spring.