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A picture of a Peperomia dolabriformis

Peperomia dolabriformis

Peperomia dolabriformis

Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Tender

11b

USDA zone

7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

20cm

Max

15cm

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Peperomia dolabriformis Overview

There are about 1,000 species of annuals, evergreen or succulent perennials. The leaves are fleshy with long-stalked leaves. In late summer it will produce long-stemmed spikes of greenish white to white flowers. Grow in bright light or partial shade, ideally in a free-draining compost

Common problems with Peperomia dolabriformis

How to propagate Peperomia dolabriformis

Cuttings

Easily propagated from leaf or stem cuttings, by seed.

Seed

Division

By division in spring or summer.

Other uses of Peperomia dolabriformis

Grown for their ornamental foliage.