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  • Botanical Name: Peperomia tetragona (formerly x puteolata)
  • Common Name(s): Parallel

Peperomia Parallel: Nature’s Artful Greenery

Introducing the Peperomia Parallel, a botanical masterpiece renowned for its unique leaf pattern resembling a symphony of delicate brushstrokes. This houseplant offers an artful touch to your indoor sanctuary. Care is a breeze, with its low-maintenance requirements. Place it in indirect light, water sparingly, and allow the soil to partially dry between waterings. Fertilize moderately during the growing season for optimal vibrancy. Not only does it enhance your living space aesthetically, but it also contributes to air purification. Generally considered pet-friendly and suitable for USDA Zones 10-12, the Peperomia Parallel adds a touch of natural artistry to your collection.

Peperomia Parallel Care Guide: Nature’s Artful Greenery

The Peperomia Parallel, celebrated for its unique leaf pattern reminiscent of brushstrokes on canvas, is a captivating houseplant suitable for both novice and experienced plant enthusiasts. This comprehensive care guide will help you nurture your Peperomia Parallel to thrive and flourish:

Light Requirements:

  • Indirect Light or Partial Shade: Place your Peperomia Parallel in a location with indirect sunlight or partial shade. It thrives in bright, filtered light but should be shielded from direct sun exposure, which can scorch its delicate leaves.

Watering:

  • Allow Soil to Partially Dry: Let the top inch (2.5 cm) of the soil dry out between waterings. Peperomia Parallel prefers slightly drier conditions compared to many other houseplants. Overwatering can lead to root rot, so water sparingly but thoroughly. Ensure proper drainage to prevent waterlogging.

Temperature and Humidity:

  • Moderate Temperatures: Protect your plant from drafts and sudden temperature fluctuations, which it finds unfavorable.
  • Average Humidity: Peperomia Parallel is well-suited to average indoor humidity levels. However, slightly increased humidity through misting or a humidity tray can benefit its overall health, especially in dry indoor environments.

Soil:

  • Well-Draining Mix: Plant your Peperomia Parallel in a well-draining potting mix. A blend that includes peat moss, perlite, and coarse sand or orchid bark ensures optimal moisture control and aeration.

Fertilization:

  • Infrequent Feeding: Fertilize your Peperomia Parallel sparingly during the growing season (spring through early autumn). Use a balanced, diluted liquid fertilizer every 6-8 weeks. Reduce or halt fertilization in the winter when plant growth naturally slows down.

Pruning:

  • Minimal Pruning: Trim your Peperomia Parallel as needed to maintain its compact, bushy shape. Remove any yellowing or leggy growth to encourage new, vibrant foliage. This plant typically requires minimal pruning.

Pest and Disease Control:

  • Watchful Eye: Peperomia Parallel is generally pest-resistant. However, occasionally inspect for common houseplant pests like spider mites and mealybugs. Swiftly address any issues with suitable treatments if they arise.

Repotting:

  • Limited Repotting: Repot only when the plant has outgrown its container, typically every 2-3 years. Spring is the best time for repotting.

Pet-Friendly:

  • Generally Safe: Peperomia Parallel is considered non-toxic to pets, making it a safe choice for households with cats or dogs. Nevertheless, it’s best to discourage pets from nibbling on houseplants.

Aesthetic Appeal and Air-Purifying Qualities:

  • Artful Leaf Pattern: Beyond its ease of care, Peperomia Parallel enchants with its unique leaf pattern, adding an artistic flair to your indoor space.
  • Air-Cleansing Attributes: This plant contributes to improved indoor air quality by removing common pollutants, enhancing the overall air quality in your home.

The Peperomia Parallel is a living work of art that promises to thrive with minimal effort. By following the care guidelines outlined in this comprehensive guide, you can enjoy the captivating beauty of this Peperomia while enhancing the ambiance of your indoor sanctuary.

FAQ

Certainly, each plant is delivered with a Nursery Pot only. You have the flexibility to choose your preferred pot and repot the plant upon arrival.

If your region experiences cold temperatures below 50°F, consider our "Winter Plant Shipping Protection" to safeguard your plant from cold-related damage.

Please take note of the following:

  • Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

  • Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

  • Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

Shipping within the USA:

At UrbanPlantNook, we provide nationwide shipping services. Utilizing specially designed plant packaging, we expedite the delivery of plants across the country. Through rigorous testing and refinement, we have developed a winning formula to ensure the highest quality plants upon delivery.

We’ve established reliable partnerships with USPS to facilitate the delivery of plants throughout North America. We are so confident in these partnerships that we guarantee your plants will arrive in excellent condition.

Order Processing:

We maintain year-round shipping, unaffected by local weather conditions. Typically, your order is processed within 2-5 business days from the date of your order placement. Once we’ve shipped your order, you will promptly receive an USPS Tracking Number to track the delivery progress in detail.

Shipping Fees:

Our shipping fees are straightforward. At checkout, you will be charged a flat rate of $9.99 for all orders, regardless of their size and location in the United Stated. However, we also have a fantastic offer: if your order total exceeds $50, you qualify for free shipping.

  • Flat Shipping Rate $9.99 for order under $49.99
  • Free shipping for order more than $50.00

Note: If your order is $50.00 or above, please choose the free shipping method during the checkout process.

Delivery Timeline:

Your parcel is expected to reach your doorstep within a span of 7-14 working days. It’s important to note that the precise delivery timeframe depends on the USPS Delivery Schedule, over which we have limited control. However, rest assured that as soon as your order is dispatched, you will receive a USPS Tracking Number for real-time monitoring.

Our Guarantee:

We take meticulous care in packaging our plants to ensure they arrive in pristine condition. Every plant comes with a 7-day guarantee, providing coverage in case it arrives damaged. If you encounter any issues with your order, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us via email.

We stand firmly behind our products and aim for your complete satisfaction. When you purchase plants from UrbanPlantNook, you can do so with confidence, knowing that your purchase is risk-free.

International Shipping:

As of now, we are only able to provide shipping services within the United States.

Absolutely, we offer a shipping guarantee. We carefully pack each plant in a sturdy carton box to ensure safe delivery. In the rare event of shipping damage, you have a 7-day window to request a refund or replacement. For more detail, please check our Return & Refund & Replacement Policy

We meticulously package our plants for safe delivery in custom-fitted, sturdy carton boxes. These boxes are designed to prevent any shifting during shipment, ensuring your plants arrive in excellent condition. For detailed packaging information, please refer to this link: Our Packing Process

Certainly, should you wish to make changes or cancel your order, kindly reach out within 12 hours of order confirmation. Once your order reaches the "Packing" status, it becomes unmodifiable. For further information, please refer to this page: Order Cancellation & Modification Policy

If you're unsure about your USDA Zone, you can find it by following this link: USDA Zone Map

Planting Accessories

Elevate your gardening experience with our exquisite collection of planting accessories. Whether you're a seasoned horticulturist or just starting your journey into the world of plants, our range of accessories is designed to add a touch of sophistication to your gardening endeavors.

Winter Protection

Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

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   Free Shipping on Order more than $50
   We offer replacement or a refund for damaged plant
   Only ship the healthy plants to you
   Over 400+ plants you can choose for your home

add a pot for your plant

quick plant care guide

Product Information

Information

  • Botanical Name: Peperomia tetragona (formerly x puteolata)
  • Common Name(s): Parallel

Peperomia Parallel: Nature’s Artful Greenery

Introducing the Peperomia Parallel, a botanical masterpiece renowned for its unique leaf pattern resembling a symphony of delicate brushstrokes. This houseplant offers an artful touch to your indoor sanctuary. Care is a breeze, with its low-maintenance requirements. Place it in indirect light, water sparingly, and allow the soil to partially dry between waterings. Fertilize moderately during the growing season for optimal vibrancy. Not only does it enhance your living space aesthetically, but it also contributes to air purification. Generally considered pet-friendly and suitable for USDA Zones 10-12, the Peperomia Parallel adds a touch of natural artistry to your collection.

Peperomia Parallel Care Guide: Nature’s Artful Greenery

The Peperomia Parallel, celebrated for its unique leaf pattern reminiscent of brushstrokes on canvas, is a captivating houseplant suitable for both novice and experienced plant enthusiasts. This comprehensive care guide will help you nurture your Peperomia Parallel to thrive and flourish:

Light Requirements:

  • Indirect Light or Partial Shade: Place your Peperomia Parallel in a location with indirect sunlight or partial shade. It thrives in bright, filtered light but should be shielded from direct sun exposure, which can scorch its delicate leaves.

Watering:

  • Allow Soil to Partially Dry: Let the top inch (2.5 cm) of the soil dry out between waterings. Peperomia Parallel prefers slightly drier conditions compared to many other houseplants. Overwatering can lead to root rot, so water sparingly but thoroughly. Ensure proper drainage to prevent waterlogging.

Temperature and Humidity:

  • Moderate Temperatures: Protect your plant from drafts and sudden temperature fluctuations, which it finds unfavorable.
  • Average Humidity: Peperomia Parallel is well-suited to average indoor humidity levels. However, slightly increased humidity through misting or a humidity tray can benefit its overall health, especially in dry indoor environments.

Soil:

  • Well-Draining Mix: Plant your Peperomia Parallel in a well-draining potting mix. A blend that includes peat moss, perlite, and coarse sand or orchid bark ensures optimal moisture control and aeration.

Fertilization:

  • Infrequent Feeding: Fertilize your Peperomia Parallel sparingly during the growing season (spring through early autumn). Use a balanced, diluted liquid fertilizer every 6-8 weeks. Reduce or halt fertilization in the winter when plant growth naturally slows down.

Pruning:

  • Minimal Pruning: Trim your Peperomia Parallel as needed to maintain its compact, bushy shape. Remove any yellowing or leggy growth to encourage new, vibrant foliage. This plant typically requires minimal pruning.

Pest and Disease Control:

  • Watchful Eye: Peperomia Parallel is generally pest-resistant. However, occasionally inspect for common houseplant pests like spider mites and mealybugs. Swiftly address any issues with suitable treatments if they arise.

Repotting:

  • Limited Repotting: Repot only when the plant has outgrown its container, typically every 2-3 years. Spring is the best time for repotting.

Pet-Friendly:

  • Generally Safe: Peperomia Parallel is considered non-toxic to pets, making it a safe choice for households with cats or dogs. Nevertheless, it’s best to discourage pets from nibbling on houseplants.

Aesthetic Appeal and Air-Purifying Qualities:

  • Artful Leaf Pattern: Beyond its ease of care, Peperomia Parallel enchants with its unique leaf pattern, adding an artistic flair to your indoor space.
  • Air-Cleansing Attributes: This plant contributes to improved indoor air quality by removing common pollutants, enhancing the overall air quality in your home.

The Peperomia Parallel is a living work of art that promises to thrive with minimal effort. By following the care guidelines outlined in this comprehensive guide, you can enjoy the captivating beauty of this Peperomia while enhancing the ambiance of your indoor sanctuary.

Planting Accessories

Elevate your gardening experience with our exquisite collection of planting accessories. Whether you're a seasoned horticulturist or just starting your journey into the world of plants, our range of accessories is designed to add a touch of sophistication to your gardening endeavors.

Check more

Winter Protection

Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

FAQ

Certainly, each plant is delivered with a Nursery Pot only. You have the flexibility to choose your preferred pot and repot the plant upon arrival.

If your region experiences cold temperatures below 50°F, consider our "Winter Plant Shipping Protection" to safeguard your plant from cold-related damage.

Please take note of the following:

  • Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

  • Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

  • Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

Shipping within the USA:

At UrbanPlantNook, we provide nationwide shipping services. Utilizing specially designed plant packaging, we expedite the delivery of plants across the country. Through rigorous testing and refinement, we have developed a winning formula to ensure the highest quality plants upon delivery.

We’ve established reliable partnerships with USPS to facilitate the delivery of plants throughout North America. We are so confident in these partnerships that we guarantee your plants will arrive in excellent condition.

Order Processing:

We maintain year-round shipping, unaffected by local weather conditions. Typically, your order is processed within 2-5 business days from the date of your order placement. Once we’ve shipped your order, you will promptly receive an USPS Tracking Number to track the delivery progress in detail.

Shipping Fees:

Our shipping fees are straightforward. At checkout, you will be charged a flat rate of $9.99 for all orders, regardless of their size and location in the United Stated. However, we also have a fantastic offer: if your order total exceeds $50, you qualify for free shipping.

  • Flat Shipping Rate $9.99 for order under $49.99
  • Free shipping for order more than $50.00

Note: If your order is $199.00 or above, please choose the free shipping method during the checkout process.

Delivery Timeline:

Your parcel is expected to reach your doorstep within a span of 7-14 working days. It’s important to note that the precise delivery timeframe depends on the USPS Delivery Schedule, over which we have limited control. However, rest assured that as soon as your order is dispatched, you will receive a USPS Tracking Number for real-time monitoring.

Our Guarantee:

We take meticulous care in packaging our plants to ensure they arrive in pristine condition. Every plant comes with a 7-day guarantee, providing coverage in case it arrives damaged. If you encounter any issues with your order, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us via email.

We stand firmly behind our products and aim for your complete satisfaction. When you purchase plants from UrbanPlantNook, you can do so with confidence, knowing that your purchase is risk-free.

International Shipping:

As of now, we are only able to provide shipping services within the United States.

Absolutely, we offer a shipping guarantee. We carefully pack each plant in a sturdy carton box to ensure safe delivery. In the rare event of shipping damage, you have a 7-day window to request a refund or replacement. For more detail, please check our Return & Refund & Replacement Policy

We meticulously package our plants for safe delivery in custom-fitted, sturdy carton boxes. These boxes are designed to prevent any shifting during shipment, ensuring your plants arrive in excellent condition. For detailed packaging information, please refer to this link: Our Packing Process

Certainly, should you wish to make changes or cancel your order, kindly reach out within 12 hours of order confirmation. Once your order reaches the "Packing" status, it becomes unmodifiable. For further information, please refer to this page: Order Cancellation & Modification Policy

If you're unsure about your USDA Zone, you can find it by following this link: USDA Zone Map

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