Peperomia argyreia, commonly known as “Watermelon” Peperomia is native to the rainforests of South America. With its unique striped foliage, resembling that of watermelon, thick teardrop leaves and burgundy stems this plant is full of interest from every angel. “Watermelon” Peperomia is a compact growing plant that always maintains a mounding structure.
Light Requirements - Medium to Bright indirect light.
Water Requirements - Allow soil to almost dry between waterings. Leaves on plant will feel less firm and slightly soft when time to water. Overwatering is the main cause of plant health problems.
Soil Requirements - Potting Mix meant for tropical plants would be ideal.