The String of Turtles Plant (Peperomia Prostrata) is a unique trailing succulent that is native to the Brazilian Rainforest. It features white variegated leaves that resemble a turtle’s shell, hence the name Unlike most succulents, it prefers a cool humid environment, and should not be grown in direct sunlight. It does well in terrariums and paludariums.
You will receive a4" pot of String of Turtles as chosen!
- Care: Medium
- Growth rate: Slow
- Lighting requirements: Medium to Bright, Indirect Sunlight
- Temperature: 65-75F
- Humidity: Moderate-High
- Water: Allow soil to dry out 50% between each watering. Water thoroughly but ensure the soil is moist but not soggy after watering. Once the plant is more mature, it will become more drought-risistent.
- Soil: Well-Draining, Peat Rich (Avoid Succulent/Cactus Mixes)
- Propagation: Stem Cuttings
- Pet-Friendly: Yes!