These beautiful hanging Peperomia plants have been around for many years and are still famous as easy-to-care houseplants. It doesn't mind artificial light, so it is perfect for office! Peperomia Scandens belong to the Piperaceae or the peppers plant family.
- Water the Peperomia Scandens moderately in the summer season and sparingly in winter. Never let the potting mixture become water-logged, as it will lead to root-rot. Allow it to dry out between water applications, but avoid letting the soil dry out entirely. Generally, under average indoor conditions, you should water the plant every 7 to 10 days.
Always irrigate the plant using room temperature water to prevent the plant from temperature shock.
Peperomia Scandens grows best in bright, indirect light. Protect your plant from the summer sun. Make sure you position it in such a way that it does not get excessive direct sunlight, as this will cause leaf scorching. If you grow it in a densely shaded area, the variegated appearance will reduce, and the leaves will become more cream-colored. The growth will also slow down.
In summer, the plant prefers an indoor temperature ranging from 20-22 degrees Celsius. Whereas in winter, the optimum temperature range is 13-15 degrees Celsius.
- This plant will love warm, humid conditions throughout the year. But the succulent leaves can store some moisture due to which it can tolerate low humidity levels.