Varigated Cupid Peperomia
Peperomia scandens 'Variegata'
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10 years to reach maturity
This plant has no fragrance
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Varigated Cupid Peperomia Overview
Peperomia scandens 'Variegata' is an evergreen perennial plant from the Piperaceae family. It is commonly known by the name Varigated Cupid Peperomia. This tender, trailing plant has heart-shaped, light green leaves which may be edged with yellow margins. It doesn't typically exceed 20cm in height. The leaves measure around 6cm in length and are the main reason for growing. Small green flowers may be produced in the summer. This plant grows best in well-draining soil and full sun to partial shade.
Common problems with Varigated Cupid Peperomia
Generally pest & disease free.
How to harvest Varigated Cupid Peperomia
Generally not harvested.
How to propagate Varigated Cupid Peperomia
Take tip, leaf or stem cuttings in either Spring or Autumn.
Special features of Varigated Cupid Peperomia
Some varieties of Peperomia make good hanging plant specimens and nice additions as small bathroom plants.