The Peperomia obtusifolia, also known as the Baby Rubber Plant, is an easy-going houseplant characterized by its thick, succulent-like green leaves. A popular variety of Peperomia, it does not need much to thrive and might even reward you with white flower spikes once a year.
- Arrives in a nursery grow pot nestled in your planter choice
- Choice of small (5" diam) or medium (7" diam) planter
- Grant and Hyde are ceramic; Hyde comes with drainage hole and saucer
- Upcycled is made from recycled plastic; comes with drainage hole and rubber stopper
Bright indirect to low light
Water every 1–2 weeks
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The Peperomia obtusifolia is native to the Tropical Americas and Caribbean, and is in the family Piperaceae. A popular houseplant, it is sometimes called a baby rubber plant because of its thick green leaves. This peperomia is easily propagated via leaf-cuttings, and is able to regenerate after completely dying back to the stem. Like other peperomias, the Obtusifolia is non-toxic, making it safe to keep around your furry friends. Under ideal conditions, it will flower indoors, producing narrow white spikes.
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