- Low Maintenance
- Light Preference/Tolerated (Bright Indirect Light, Medium Light)
- Average Watering Needs, Loamy Soil
- Mature Height 6-12 inches
- Pet Safe
This dainty semi-succulent native from Central and South America is a low-maintenance addition to any plant lover’s collection. Whether placed inside your home or office, this herbaceous perennial will add color and grace to any space. This humidity-loving Peperomia with its rosette-forming stems is adaptable to most home environments. Glabella Peperomia is also nontoxic so this lovely house plant is safe for people and pets.
Best Locations For Growing Glabella Peperomia
This nontoxic gem can be placed safely in any room. Choose any area with bright, indirect light and moderate humidity.
Glabella Peperomia Sunlight Requirements
Glabella Peperomia does best in medium to bright, indirect light. Wherever you place your Glabella Peperomia, make sure that the light is not direct. Direct light can damage Glabella Peperomia’s leaves. As a result, this plant will do well in a north-facing or east-facing window. If your only option, however, is to place this lovely jewel in a room with south-facing and west-facing windows, do not fret. Simply place Glabella Peperomia a few feet away from the windows, protected from the direct sunlight, and it will still thrive.
Glabella Peperomia Care
Glabella Peperomia prefers a soil that drains well so choose a loamy potting soil amended with perlite.
Want your Glabella Peperomia to multiply? If you would like to generate more Glabella Peperomia plants, simply place 6-inch cuttings in water and wait for the roots to grow approximately one to two inches. Then, plant them in another pot of soil and wait for your new plants to grow.
As far as repotting is concerned? Since these plants are generally slow growing, the need to repot is not as frequent as with other plant varieties. If you notice, however, that your plant is becoming root-bound, choose a new pot that is one to two inches bigger than the older one, and repot. Your plant will continue to thrive.
Watering Glabella Peperomia
Depending on the humidity of Glabella Peperomia’s location, this plant may need to watered about one to two times per week; however, because Peperomias are susceptible to root rot, it is always wise to do a moisture check prior to watering. Stick your finger one to two inches down into the soil. If the soil is dry, then water again.
Feeding Glabella Peperomia
Glabella Peperomia should ideally be fertilized every 2 weeks with a balanced water-soluble formula.
Glabella Peperomia Information
|Light Exposure: Bright Indirect Light, Medium Light
|Care Requirements: Easy
|Watering Requirements: Average - When the top 2 inches of the soil dries out.
|Pet Friendly: Yes
|Kid Friendly: Yes
|Air Purifier: Moderate
|Growth Rate: Slow
|Mature Height: 6-12 inches
|Mature Spread: 4-6 inches
|Flower Color(s): None
|Flower Shade/Description: Grown for Foliage
|Foliage Color(s): Green, White
|Foliage Description: Greenish- White
|Temperature: 65° - 75°F (18° - 24°C)
|Humidity: High (80%+)
|Common Name: Glabella Peperomia
|Other Name(s): Glabella, Cypress Peperomia
|Scientific Name: Peperomia glabella
|Plant Type: House Plant
Please Note: The pictures below are to give a general representation of the different container sizes. The actual size/ages of plants are estimates and will vary based on; type of plant, time of year, last pruning & many other factors.
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Plant Addicts Warranty - 1 Year (Extra Purchase Required)
Standard Colors: 2-3 business days
Special Order Colors: 8 weeks - this is due to the planter being custom made with the color(s) of your choice
Please Note: On special orders there can not be any cancellations
Time of Order:
- If there is extreme heat we’ll delay shipping.
- We’ll have to review what areas the plants are traveling through along with your location
Once your plant is shipped you’ll receive an email with tracking information. Depending on the above criteria we’ll ship your plant(s) towards beginning of the following week from your order. We put together this helpful guide of what to do when you receive your plants in the mail.
It is important to know that all of our plants are clearly labeled for which growing zones the plant can survive in. The plants are thoroughly trialed and tested in every growing zone before we state the plant can grow in a zone. Again, our #1 priority is to ship the plants to you healthy and ready to thrive in your location. So we will do everything in our power to do so.