Ivy-Leaf Pepper
Peperomia griseoargentea
 

Care advice

Watering guidelines The soil should be kept countinously moist.
Fertilizer suggestions Use Green plant fertilizer (e.g. N14-P6-K8).
Mist requirements Does not need misting
Light preferences Prefers bright light but not direct sun
Temperature preference Prefers warm constant temperatures through the whole year (average around 22 °C).
pH range 5.0 - 6.0
Acidity preference loves acidic conditions
Toxicity not poisonous

Origin

Climate tropical rainforest

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Names

Other common names Platinum Pepper, Silver-Leaf Pepper
Family Piperaceae
Other scientific names Peperomia hederaefolia

Characteristics

Growth form herb
Hardiness USDA 9 (plant tolerates a minimum temperature of -7°C)
Flowering true
Flower color
  • cream
Leaf color
  • cream
  • green
  • gray
  • red
  • red-purple