Peperomia 'Owl Eyes'
OVERVIEW+Comes in a 6" plastic pot.
CLASSIFICATION / GENUS:
Piperaceae / peperomia
Peperomia Owl Eyes / Coin Leaf Peperomia / Raindrop Peperomia
Low stalk plant with huge round leaves.
Their ideal temperatures is anywhere from 65-75 degree F. Hardy in zones 9b-11 outdoors.
Does not like direct light, but loves bright light. Northern window is a best for this plant, or dabbled exterior light if left outdoors.
This plant likes to be watered about once a week. It is considered a drought tolerant plant, but would not recommend pushing its watering schedule.
The peperomia likes a peat based soil mix, that can be made up of 2 parts peat and 1 part perlite, with sand added in.
DOES IT FLOWER?
Yes, it blooms bright yellow flowers.
IS IT POISONOUS/TOXIC?
CAN IT BE PROPAGATED FROM CUTTINGS?
Yes. Through stem, leaf and tip cuttings.
Common pests: Fungus Gnats, Mealy bugs and Aphids.
WINTER TRAVEL: PLEASE MAKE SURE TO PURCHASE A HEAT-PACK (FOUND WITHIN OUR STORE) IF THE PLANT IS TRAVELING IN BELOW 50 DEGREE WEATHER.