Peperomia 'Obtipan Bicolor'
Peperomia obtusifolia 'Obtipan Bicolor'
Also known as
Varigated American Rubber Plant 'Obtipan Bicolor', Varigated Baby Rubber Plant 'Obtipan Bicolor'
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10 years to reach maturity
This plant has no fragrance
Peperomia 'Obtipan Bicolor' Overview
Peperomia obtusifolia 'Obtipan Bicolor' is a variegated evergreen perennial with succulent, leathery, green and yellow leaves and green-white flowers, borne on spikes. These plants are commonly known by the names Varigated American Rubber Plant or Varigated Baby Rubber. They produce fleshy variegated leaves and are popular as houseplants. Its heart-shaped foliage is relatively slow-growing but beautiful, also produces small white flowers on spikes. It is tender and won't cope with freezing temperatures, provide with bright, partial shade and water infrequently.
How to harvest Peperomia 'Obtipan Bicolor'
Generally not harvested.
How to propagate Peperomia 'Obtipan Bicolor'
Softwood, leaf or bud cuttings
By division in spring or summer.
Special features of Peperomia 'Obtipan Bicolor'
Other uses of Peperomia 'Obtipan Bicolor'
Grown for their ornamental foliage.