Everything Will Be All Right!

Trailing Jade Necklace Peperomia

Height: 16-18cm | Sale price Price 13.000 JD Regular price Unit price  per 

About Me

☘ Origin: Tropical Rainforest of South America
 Family: Piperaceae, Pepper
☘ Botanical Name: Peperomia rotundifolia
Common Name(s): Little Trailing Jade · Jade Necklace · Cocoa Mint

Symbolism

Peperomia is viewed as an agent of luck in Brazil. It is given there as a reassuring gift that says: “Everything will be all right.”

Name Story

The Latin name Peperomia caperata is an amalgam of two Greek words. The word "peperi" means pepper, and the word "homoios" means resembling. Emerald Ripple Peperomia is related to Piper nigrum, otherwise known as Black Pepper.
 
Trailing Jade: As its scientific name suggests, Trailing Jade (Peperomia rotundifolia) is a member of the pepper family. Rotundiflora translates directly as “round leaves.”
 

Feng Shui

The Peperomia plant is considered lucky because it is easy to cultivate and maintain, and because its big, broad leaves resemble coins.

In the Feng Shui tradition, Trailing Jade is one of the plants that symbolize good luck and bring prosperity.

Interesting Facts

A number of variations of the tropical Emerald Ripple Peperomia plant have been bred to feature different colors on the leaves, including such showy colors as purple, silver, red, and black.

☘ Peperomia is one of the two large genera of the family Piperaceae. It’s estimated that there are at least over 1,000 species, occurring in all tropical and subtropical regions of the world.

Health Benefits

Peperomias have a long history of medical applications, and they can even clean up the air!

🔆 Bright Light to Partial Sun

🌱 Best For Beginners

🐾 Pet Friendly

💠 Modern Ceramic Planter Included