Scientific Name: Peperomia obtusifolia Form: Oval - vertical
Common Name:baby rubber plant, blunt-leaved peperomiaTexture:Coarse
Family Name:PiperaceaeHabit: Upright
Plant Type: Indoor foliage plant Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.2 - 0.4m x 0.1 - 0.3m
Origin: Caribbean Island, Mexico Hardiness Zone:Zone 10: (-1 to 4 C)
Leaves: Simple, Alternate, Leathery, Succulent, Lustrous, Obovate, Orbicular, Entire
Flowers: Spike, White, Can flower any month
Fruit: Drupe
Exposure: Part sun/part shade
Soil or Media: Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Indoor plant
Key ID Features:Leaves broad, cupped, leathery, many variegated cultivars mottled cream, gray, or gold; flower "spikes" up to 12 cm long.