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Peperomia obtusifolia

Native range: Tropical Central America, Southern Florida, The Caribbean

Known names: American Rubber Plant, Round Leaf Peperomia, Baby Rubber Plant

Hardiness: Best kept above 60°F

Mature Size: 10" Tall, width depends on how it's trained to grow. 

Light: Bright indirect light, Early morning sun, dappled light

Water: Let soil dry slightly between watering

Soil: Standard potting soil

Dormancy Period: N/A

Pet-Safe: Yes

Plant Size: 2.5" Pot


Thick, waxy, round leaves. Mainly grown as an indoor plant unless you live in tropical parts of the country. Mature stems will droop down a bit and sprawl outward. Though it may be known as "Rubber Plant", it is not related to the Ficus plant. 

Peperomia obtusifolia [2.5"]

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