Watermelon peperomia aka Peperomia argyreia is an herbaceous perennial native to South America (Brazil). The variegated rounded, fleshy leaves marked with silver and dark green stripes that resemble the markings of a watermelon earned the common name of “Watermelon peperomia.” It is one of the more popular Peperomia varieties. Like other peperomias, the Watermelon Peperomia is non-toxic, making it safe to keep around your furry friends.
As with all living things, no two plants are alike. There is some natural variation in size, shape, and characteristics. We make every effort to bring you a plant that as closely as possible matches the plant as it appears on our website, in the size you have chosen, and have a good potential to happily grow in your home.