String of Turtles
Commonly known as: trailing peperomia, magic marmer
REGION OF ORIGIN
Tropical South America
Standard Potting Mix
Trailing peperomia with succulent-like leaves. Each leaf is dark green with light green variegated pattern resembling a turtle shell. The flower is insignificant and when produced are small cream in color growing off of long flower spikes.
Special Care Instructions
Place in a south or East facing window with plenty of indirect bright light, avoid direct sun for it can burn the leaves. Each leaf is filled with water like a succulent so the soil should dry out between waterings. Provide well-draining soil to avoid root rot.