Peperomia prostrata / String of Turtles

This small plant has fascinating succulent leaves resembling the shells of turtles. It does well in bathrooms and is popular for use in terrariums. Flowers occasionally.

Pot diameter: 6cm


Availability: 6 in stock

Care instructions

LIGHT: Happiest in medium to bright indirect light. Does well under artificial light. Can tolerate some shade.

WATERING: Water thoroughly then allow top 1” to dry out before watering again. Avoid waterlogging.

HIMIDITY: Easy-going but enjoys regular misting.

TEMPERATURE: Enjoys warmth of 15-26°C. Avoid draughts.

GROWTH: Slow growth rate. Stems reache 30+cm long.

FEEDING: Liquid houseplant feed once every month during spring and summer only.

TOXICITY: Safe for pets and people.

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