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Peperomia Obtusifolia

Regular price $12.49
Sale price $12.49

Plant Description:

Introduce timeless elegance into your space with the Peperomia Obtusifolia from Lakewood Plant Company, a classic and versatile addition to any environment. Originating from South America, this Peperomia captivates with its glossy, oval-shaped leaves and compact growth habit. Whether showcased in homes, offices, or contemporary interiors, it's not just a plant; it's a symbol of understated beauty and enduring charm.

Classic Appeal:

Experience the classic appeal of the Peperomia Obtusifolia, a versatile plant that complements a wide range of interior styles. From minimalist spaces to eclectic designs, its lush foliage and compact form add a touch of greenery and sophistication to any room.

Care Tips for a Happy Peperomia Obtusifolia:

  • Adaptable Growth: Flourishes in small pots or containers, making it suitable for tabletops, shelves, or desks. Its compact size and slow growth make it an ideal choice for smaller spaces.
  • Light Requirements: Prefers bright, indirect light but can tolerate lower light conditions. Avoid direct sunlight, which may cause leaf burn.
  • Watering Needs: Allow the soil to dry out slightly between waterings, then water thoroughly. Ensure adequate drainage to prevent waterlogged soil, which can lead to root rot.

Peperomia Obtusifolia Well-Being Signals:

  • Yellowing Leaves: Indicates overwatering or underwatering; adjust watering habits accordingly.
  • Wilting Leaves: Sign of underwatering; ensure the plant receives adequate moisture.
  • Slow Growth: Normal for Peperomia Obtusifolia, as it takes its time to establish and grow into its elegant form.

Pet Friendliness:

Create a pet-friendly environment with the Peperomia Obtusifolia, which is non-toxic to pets and safe for households with animals.

Common Pests and Problems:

While generally resistant to pests and diseases, keep an eye out for spider mites and mealybugs. Treat promptly with insecticidal soap if infestation occurs.


Is the Peperomia Obtusifolia easy to care for?

Yes, the Peperomia Obtusifolia is known for its low-maintenance nature, making it suitable for both beginner and experienced indoor gardeners.

How tall can the Peperomia Obtusifolia grow?

Peperomia Obtusifolia typically grows up to 6 to 12 inches tall, making it an excellent choice for small spaces or as part of a lush terrarium display.

Can I propagate my Peperomia Obtusifolia?

Yes, Peperomia Obtusifolia can be easily propagated from stem cuttings in water or soil, allowing you to expand your collection or share with friends.

Shipping & Handling Options

Free Pickup:

  • Lakewood Plant Company HQ: 15612 Detroit Ave, Lakewood, OH 44107
  • Select "Free Pickup" at checkout.
  • Receive a notification for plant pickup at our Lakewood shop.

Local Delivery:

  • Fixed price delivery for Zones 1-4 in Greater Cleveland.
  • Choose your zone during checkout.
  • Prompt and secure delivery to your specified address.

Nationwide Shipping:

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Important Notes:

  • Orders processed within 3-5 business days.
  • Delivery times vary by method and location.
  • Contact for shipping inquiries.

14 Day Plant Guarantee

At Lakewood Plant Company in Lakewood, Ohio, we stand behind the quality of our plants with a guarantee that ensures your satisfaction. Our commitment is to deliver plants that are not only beautiful but also thriving and healthy. If, for any reason, your plants do not arrive in a happy and healthy condition, we guarantee a free replacement.

To take advantage of our guarantee, simply contact us within 14 days of receiving your order and provide a photo of the plants in question. Our dedicated team is here to make sure you have a positive and successful gardening experience.

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