Peperomia caperata 'Lilian' is a cultivar from the Piperaceae family. P. caperata is native to Brazil, leaves are coreacious and semi-succulent so this plant can dry out a little in between waterings. These plants stay fairly compact and are very easy to care for.

 

Pot: 12cm diameter.

Height: Approximately 30cm from base of pot.

Featured in a Milou ceramic pot (not included).

 

Secrets to success

 

Temperature: Constant temperatures 18-21°C, can tolerate short periods of 12°C.

 

Light: Bright, indirect light. A west or east facing window is ideal but be aware direct sunlight will burn leaves.

 

Watering: This plant prefers to dry out between waterings; leaf texture will change when the plant is thirsty.

 

Air humidity: Prefers higher humidity.

 

Fertilising: Feed every other watering during growing season.

 

Potting mix: A very airy mix to allow roots to breathe, include perlite, sand and/or gravel.

 

This plant is non-toxic.

Peperomia caperata 'Lilian'

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