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Pepromia argyreia

Native range: Northern South America

Known names: Watermelon Peperomia

Hardiness: Best above 60°F

Mature Size: ~12" tall, ~24" wide 

Light: Morning sun, dappled light, keep away from hot afternoon sun.

Water: Medium. Soil can dry out slightly between watering but best kept moist.

Soil: Standard potting soil with added pumice or perlite for faste drainage. 

Dormancy Period: N/A

Pet-Safe: Yes

Plant Size: 4" pot


Watermelon-patterned streaks of silver and green on teardrop shapped leaves. Maroon stem. Somewhat easy to snap. Mounding growth habit. Moust tail-shaped spathes appear from Spring through summer. 

Peperomia argyreia [4"]

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