A picture of a Ivy-leaf pepper

Ivy-leaf pepper

Peperomia fraseri

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

Ivy-leaf pepper 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 Ivy-leaf pepper

How to propagate Ivy-leaf pepper

Cuttings

Easily propagated from leaf or stem cuttings, by seed.

Seed

Division

By division in spring or summer.

Other uses of Ivy-leaf pepper

Grown for their ornamental foliage.