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Cute little indoor or tropical shade plant with loveheart leaves, crinkled and wrinkled, and long tail-like cream-green flowers that end in a fan shape. Likes it humid, warm (over 15C), bright but not sunny, and regular but light watering.
Peperomia caperata 'Lilian'DESCRIPTION: Tropical foliage plant with tiny heart-shaped leaves, intricately crinkled. Happy plants flower with long tail-like pale green stalks which form a fan at the tip. Neat compact size.
USES: Ideal container plant for a shaded patio, accent planting in tropical gardens, or indoors. Suited to underplanting.Ideal for planting amid denser ground covers.
PLANTING: Plant in a bright spot with indirect sunlight or dappled shade. Prefers moisture-retaining soil or a good quality potting mix. Enjoys warm humid air and regular light watering with rainwater or filtered water for best results.
CARE: Water regularly during the first 12 weeks and regularly once established, but with a light hand - they don't like soggy soil. Mist regularly if air humidity is low. Apply a very diluted liquid feed every month in the warmer months for vibrant healthy foliage. Remove the old leaves for a quick tidy up.
HEIGHT & WIDTH: 0.2m H x 0.2m W.
YOUR PLANTS: These are tubestock plants, healthy young plants with new roots that will establish quickly in your garden. The pot size is 80mm high and 42 mm wide. May be supplied as 'plugs', slightly smaller than our usual tubestock but with a healthy root system ready for planting or potting on. These are shipped inside pots for protection in transit. You can see an example in the image gallery.
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