Peperomia polybotrya 'raindrop'

Peperomia polybotrya

Small and beautiful, growing no taller than a foot, Peperomia polybotrya is a sweet little plant with shiny, tear-shaped leaves, which stand out even amongst louder, bigger houseplant characters.

Peperomia polybotrya also produces beautiful green-tipped, fragrant flowers like tails that grow in clusters from the tops of the stems.

Comes in a 12cm pot

Choose your perfectly fitted pot

St. Lucia planter (13.5cm)
Cancun planter
Stockholm planter
Rio planter
Hackney planter

How to care for your Peperomia polybotrya 'raindrop'

Native habitat

Peperomia polybotrya, also known as 'Raindrop' or 'coin leaf peperomia', are native to Columbia and Peru.

Light and position in the home

Bright but indirect sunlight or semi-shade. Can get leggier in low-light. This is a compact plant so perfect for small spaces such as a windowsill, shelf or side table.

Watering and humidity

Water your plant moderately in summer each time the plant feels dry and reduce the watering in winter. Easy to over water this one so take care. Misting the leaves can help recreate the humidity this plant loves as well as keeping its thick leaves dust-free.

Peperomia polybotrya 'raindrop'

Facts & Stats

Botanical Name

Peperomia polybotrya



Plant Type

Tropical perennial

Pet Safe




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