String of Turtles | Peperomia prostrata | Hanging Basket
This adorable and unique plant is a must have for any plant collector! The Peperomia prostrata or “String of Turtles” features round button shaped succulent leaves that have a beautiful turtle shell like print and range from dark green to deep purple. This vining plant is easy to care for and will quickly fill a small pot with a lush mat of foliage and start trailing over the sides.
(Including Nursery Pot)
4.5" Hanging Basket: 8" H x 6" W
This plant thrives in medium to low indirect or filter light.
Water and Soil
This plant is semi-succulent and can tolerate some periods of drought. Allow the top inch or two of soil to dry between through watering. Well-draining potting soil that is amended with a bit of perlite and peat moss is perfect for this plant.
Temperature and Humidity
This plant prefers room temperatures between 65 degrees F and 85 degrees F. Don't let temperatures fall below 55 degrees F. This plant does well at standard household humidity levels but it also benefits from higher humidity.
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