String Of Turtles - Peperomia prostrata 2.25” Pot - Peperomia “String of Turtles” - Rare Succulent - Rare Peperomia - Turtle Succulent
This peperomia has small rounded foliage with a pattern that resembles a turtle shell which is how it derived its name. It is typically called Turtle Succulent or String of Turtles.
This is a very unique house plant.
The plant pictured is an excellent example of what you will receive. It is in a 2.25” pot.
This is a cascading succulent only grows a couple inches tall, but can hang up to 6-12” off of the pot in time.
Care information and instructions:
They prefer indirect natural light, or morning sun. The best window in a house for this kind of light is a northern or eastern facing window. Only place this plant is a southern or western window if it does not receive any direct afternoon sun. Direct afternoon sun burns the leaves on this plant and gives it an unsightly appearance.
Watering: Water this plant when the soil is dry 2-3” deep. Depending on the soil it is in, it is likely they will need water every 7-14 days.
Soil: Typical potting soils are excellent for this plant. A little perlite added in never hurts either (most potting mixes should already have perlite, but check the label just to be sure).
Tropical/House Plant. A very swift death will happen to this plant if it sees temperatures below freezing.
-Plants Shipped to California, Arizona, Hawaii, and US Territories will be bare root.
If you live in a cold area with temps below freezing, please purchase a heat pack along with your plant. 72 hour packs should be used for 2 day shipping and 96 hour packs for 3 day + shipping. If you are unsure which heat pack is needed please message us with your zip code.
We do our best to check weather forecasts before shipping to ensure your plants are in transit on the best days however weather and shipping delays are unfortunately out of our control. WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR COLD DAMAGE IF A HEAT PACK IS NOT PURCHASED WITH YOUR ORDER.
LINK TO OUR HEAT PACKS:
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