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The Best 11 Tips And Tricks To Growing Peperomia Caperata You Need To Know

The Emerald Ripple

Admittedly, the first time I heard of the peperomia caperata, I thought it was akind of medical condition like heterochromia iridis. Imagine my surprise when I met the unique and intensely-colored tropical plant, the Emerald Ripple.

Peperomia caperata is an evergreen perennial featuring red-purple stems ending in dark green-crimson, wrinkled, plump, and heart-shaped leaves withred to pink panicles that resemble mouse tails terminating into delicate white flowers. Truly, the peperomiacaperata is a one-of-a-kind, if not spectacularly colorful, plant.

Don’t just take my word for it. The Royal Horticultural Society awards the peperomiacaperata (also Luna Red) with the Award of Grand Merit (AGM). So, what’s so great about the AGM?