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Peperomia caperata
Scientific Name: Peperomia caperata Yunck.
Family: Piperaceae
Peperomia  caperata
Peperomia caperata 'Red Ripple'
Recommended Temperature Zone:
USDA: 10

Frost Tolerance: Tender

Sun Exposure: Shade

Origin: Central America, Honduras

Growth Habits: Groundcover

Watering Needs: Best if soil is kept evenly moist.

Propagation: Division, terminal cuttings possible but more difficult

Cultural Practices:
Peperomias require a soil with a high organic content kept evenly moist. Too much water will make them rot. Slugs and snails can also be a serious threat.

Blooming Habits:

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