Botanical name: Peperomia prostrata
String of Turtles is a popular semi-succulent plant for hanging baskets. It is a slow-growing perennial succulent belonging to the family piperaceae. Native to the rainforests of Brazil.
Grows best in bright, indirect light; avoid direct sunlight.
Water regularly; allow soil to become dry to the touch before watering.
These plants need some care. Fertilize biweekly to monthly.
Safe for cats and dogs.
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