Baby Rubber Plant

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Babby Rubber Plant

(Peperomia obtusifolia): Small size • Easy care • Medium Light

Characterized by its thick upright stems with glossy, oversized leaves, this plant will grow quickly and easily.

Light

Will grow faster in medium to bright indirect light, but can tolerate low light. Avoid intense, direct sun which will burn the leaves. 

Care

Water once a week in summer and 2-3 times a week in winter, allowing soil to dry out. Mist twice a week. Thrives in average home temperatures and humidity.

Other

 • Temperature: Average indoor temperatures are ideal. Keep away from cold drafts as well as air conditioning or heating vents. 

 • Food: When the plant is growing in spring, use a diluted liquid fertilizer once every 2 weeks, and once a month during summer. No feeding is required from autumn to spring.

 • Toxicity: Non-toxic, safe households with pets and children.

  Grows quickly, prune your baby rubber plant to keep it more compact.