Peperomia caperata ‘Quito’ is an attractive evergreen perennial cultivar in the Piperaceae family. It is frequently grown as a houseplant for the succulent, pointed, heart-shaped, deeply textured leaves.
Pot size: 11.5 cm (diameter)
Plant size: 18 cm (without the pot)
The leaves are light golden orange-red in color, measuring around 3-4 cm long, with prominent, sunken veins. It is a relatively slow-growing but highly attractive cultivar, typically reaching 20cm in height. Grow in bright partial sun and moist, well-draining soil.
Bright indirect light
Water thoroughly, aiming to keep the potting mix lightly moist at all times