Peperomia angulata rocca scuro - Dark Green Beetle Radiator Plant

Size Guide
SIZE: Pot Diameter x Total Height
Size Tip: Fits in a pot with a 12.5cm+ opening

Plant Care: Succulent Focus Nutrition

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Peperomia angulata rocca scuro has creeping stems of dark green leaves striped in lighter green. The red stems add further interest and the plant looks fantastic left to creep along a shelf or trail from a hanging planter. It has a compact, spreading nature and is particularly suited to growing in low or fluorescent light, making it perfect for offices and shady spots. Radiator Plants are very much on trend and are very easy to look after.

Light: Peperomia angulata are fine in moderate light conditions and will tolerate shade. Avoid direct sunlight. They do really well under fluorescent lights, making them ideal for the office or basement flat.

Water: Water when the soil has almost dried out, Radiator Plants don’t like to be over-watered. Use soft water if possible and water from below. Water is stored in the leaves making these plants drought resistant.

Temperature: Average to warm temperatures from 18-24°C but can cope with as low as 10°C at a push. Avoid draughts.

Humidity: Peperomia enjoy raised humidity levels but most of the time they do just fine in normal household conditions.

Feed: Apply a half-strength balanced fertiliser once or twice during the growing season. View Plant Nutrition

Height and Growth Rate: Ultimate height 20-30cm and slow growing.

Origin: Florida, Mexico and the Caribbean.

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