Peperomia Schumi Red
$13.00 incl. GST
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- The actual plant may differ as each pot has its own unique natural look and although look identical but never 100% similar to the image pictured here.
- Flowers/Fruits are seasonal and plants may not be with flowers/fruits at the time of order/delivery.
- Overall Height was measured from the bottom of the pot to the tallest point of the plant vertically.
- Plant Overall Height APPROXIMATELY:-
- 20cm for POT SIZE 14cm(Ø)
- Peperomia Schumi Red, also known as Peperomia clusiifolia 'Schumi Red,' is a popular cultivar of the Peperomia plant.
- It is a compact and low-growing plant, reaching a height of about 6 to 8 inches (15 to 20 cm) with a spread of 8 to 10 inches (20 to 25 cm).
- The foliage of Peperomia Schumi Red is its highlight, featuring thick, succulent-like leaves with a glossy texture and vibrant red undersides.
- The leaves are oblong or heart-shaped and have a dark green color on the upper surface, contrasting beautifully with the striking red undersides.
- This Peperomia variety is known for its attractive and eye-catching foliage, adding a pop of color and interest to any indoor space.
- Peperomia Schumi Red is relatively easy to care for and is well-suited for indoor environments, including homes, offices, and apartments.
- It thrives in bright, indirect light but can also tolerate lower light conditions, making it versatile and suitable for various light environments.
- The plant prefers well-draining soil and should be watered moderately, allowing the top inch of soil to dry out between waterings.
- It is generally a low-maintenance plant and does not require frequent fertilization or extensive pruning.
- Peperomia Schumi Red is a great choice for small spaces or as part of a collection of Peperomia plants due to its compact size and unique foliage.
- This plant is not only visually appealing but also a great air purifier, helping to improve indoor air quality by filtering out toxins.
- With its stunning foliage and easy care requirements, Peperomia Schumi Red is a delightful addition to any plant lover's collection.
- Peperomia Schumi Red prefers well-draining soil.
- Use a well-balanced, peat-based potting mix.
- The soil should retain some moisture but not become waterlogged.
- Adding perlite or vermiculite can improve drainage.
- Peperomia Schumi Red requires minimal fertilization.
- Use a balanced, water-soluble fertilizer.
- Apply the fertilizer at half strength according to the package instructions, typically every 2-3 months during the growing season.
- Avoid overfertilization, as it can lead to excessive growth and damage the plant.
- Peperomia Schumi Red thrives in bright, indirect light.
- It can tolerate lower light conditions but will have better growth and coloration in brighter environments.
- Avoid direct sunlight, as it can scorch the leaves.
- Provide some shade during the hottest part of the day.
- Peperomia Schumi Red has moderate water requirements.
- Keep the soil consistently moist but not waterlogged.
- Water the plant when the top inch of soil feels slightly dry.
- Adjust watering frequency based on the season and environmental conditions.