Peperomia Prostrata, String of Turtles, Baby Plant


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Peperomia prostrata (String of Turtles), is a succulent that originates from the Brazilian rainforests. It flourishes in warm climates, but adapts well to average household conditions, making it a popular choice for indoor plant collections and apartment gardens worldwide.
Belonging to the Piperaceae family, commonly known as the peppercorn family, Peperomia plants are an excellent option for houseplants as they are low maintenance and have air-purifying properties. Peperomia prostrata, with its round and fleshy leaves that are variegated to resemble turtle shells, is a must-have addition to any plant collection. Its unique foliage and vine-like stems make it an ideal indoor decor piece, imparting a modern look while being easy to care for.
Peperomia prostrata is particularly well-suited for novice gardeners, as it is straightforward to cultivate and maintain. It can add a standout feature to any indoor garden with minimal effort.

How to Care Peperomia prostrata (String of Turtles):

Water: Peperomia prostrata prefers to dry out slightly between waterings, but overwatering should be avoided to prevent root rot. It is essential to use a well-draining potting mix, and the plant should be placed in a pot with drainage holes.

Light: They prefer bright indirect light.

Humidity:  It is best to maintain a consistent temperature environment for the plant, with a range between 68 to 75 degrees Fahrenheit.


Toxic to pets and children: Yes


Air purifying: Yes


Nursery pot size 6cm | Decorative pot not included

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