Return to the Name That Plant Forum | Post a Follow-Up

 o
Unidentifiable Beauty

Posted by Scott389 none (My Page) on
Thu, Feb 27, 14 at 12:48

For 2+ years I've been trying to figure out what the name of this plant is. As you can see it has shiny leaves(roughly 1"-1/2" long) that are green on top and red on the bottom. In the last few months the blooms(spadix) you see have appeared.

It sits in a west facing window in Moscow, Russia all year long, and doesn't seem to need sunshine to thrive. It's gone without water for up to 3 weeks at times and been fine.

Any help would be appreciated. Thanks.

This post was edited by Scott389 on Mon, Mar 17, 14 at 3:55


Follow-Up Postings:

 o
RE: Unidentifiable Beauty

Peperomia glabella?


 o
RE: Unidentifiable Beauty

Based on a Google image search of Peperomia Glabella I don't see much of a match, but I'll keep it on file. Thanks!

One other thing, I purchased it at IKEA in Moscow...never seen it there again though.


 o
RE: Unidentifiable Beauty

Peperomia caperata?

Here is a link that might be useful: Peperomia caperata 'Rosso'


 o
RE: Unidentifiable Beauty

'IKEA in Moscow' - how astonishingly the world has changed.


 o
RE: Unidentifiable Beauty

"Posted by floral_uk 8/9
Peperomia caperata?
Here is a link that might be useful: http://www.spaldingbulb.co.uk/product/peperomia-rosso-/"

Looks we have a winner! Thank you very much floral_uk!

Cheers!


 o Post a Follow-Up

Please Note: Only registered members are able to post messages to this forum.

    If you are a member, please log in.

    If you aren't yet a member, join now!


Return to the Name That Plant Forum

Information about Posting

  • You must be logged in to post a message. Once you are logged in, a posting window will appear at the bottom of the messages. If you are not a member, please register for an account.
  • Posting is a two-step process. Once you have composed your message, you will be taken to the preview page. You will then have a chance to review your post, make changes and upload photos.
  • After posting your message, you may need to refresh the forum page in order to see it.
  • Before posting copyrighted material, please read about Copyright and Fair Use.
  • We have a strict no-advertising policy!
  • If you would like to practice posting or uploading photos, please visit our Test forum.
  • If you need assistance, please Contact Us and we will be happy to help.


Learn more about in-text links on this page here