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3811 N Mississippi Ave
Portland, OR 97227

2139 NW Raleigh St Suite 108
Portland, OR 97210

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Peperomia puteolata - Parallel Peperomia

$ 6.00

Peperomia puteolata is one of our favorites in the genus. Its almond-shaped leaves are variegated with alternating stripes of dark and light green, much like the rind of a watermelon. The leaves emerge in whirls of threes and fours, and stand in striking contrast to the upright, reddish stems. Ultimately growing 16" or longer, Parallel Peperomia is great for tabletop or hanging planters. It's easy to propagate from stem tip cuttings, and periodic pruning encourages a bushy habit. 


 Light: Medium to bright indirect light
• Water: Water when the top 1-2" of soil feel dry
• Considerations: Peperomia puteolata is semi-succulent and can dry moderately between waterings. Pet friendly!


You'll get a healthy Peperomia puteolata that meets our rigorous quality standards in your choice of a 3" or 4" nursery pot – Planters sold separately. No two plants are alike, and yours will have its own unique shape, size and personality; expect this natural variation from the photos.

Our plants include detailed care instructions as well as our Houseplant Best Practices guide, with information on how to repot, seasonal care and more!

We include shipping box warmers at no charge as needed. Got questions? Check out our FAQ!

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Shelley M.
United States United States
Love my plant!

It’s perfect size & perfectly healthy. Thank you so much!!

United States United States
sooo cute!

I ordered the peperomia puteolata along with another plant from Pistils nursery. They both arrived in great condition. Per instructions, I decided not to repot them right away. It’s been a few days and they are both doing well. I would definitely order from Pistils again! I am happy with the plants, ease of ordering, timely delivery and condition and price of the plants.

Haniya R.
United States United States
Pretty peperomia!

Came healthy and as described! She's now sitting in some indirect sun and I'm seeing new growth after a couple of weeks

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