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Wax privet

Peperomia glabella 'Variegata'

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Tender

11b

USDA zone

7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

20cm

Max

30cm

10cm

Min

15cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Wax privet Overview

A low spreading, trailing perennial from Central and South America. Bears glossy bright green, elliptical to obovate leaves and spiked green flowers.

Common problems with Wax privet

How to propagate Wax privet

Cuttings

Propagate by division, seed, leaf or stem cuttings in spring or summer.

Division

Seed

Other uses of Wax privet

Grown for their ornamental foliage.