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Unknown plant problem - Peperomia?

Cereoid* cereoid at prodigy.net
Thu Oct 4 13:49:11 EST 2001


If it has small recognizable flowers, it can't be a Peperomia. Peperomia
produce tail-like catkins.


Scott <shw104 at usa.net> wrote in message
news:4a112565.0110020641.11cfdb6f at posting.google.com...
> I was given this plant as a gift.  It is in an hanging basket and has
> mid-sized waxy leaves.  Every so often it gets a small flower on one
> of the stems.  The leaves are green with yellow highlighting.
>
> It is growing fairly fast and gets a flower once a month or so.
>
> Anyone have any idea what this plant is?  I'm going to get a digital
> picture and post it to this group in a few days.
>
> My main question is this. The leaves are loosing their yellow
> highlights and turning completely green.  When the leaves are young
> they have lots of yellow but quickly loose it.  Any idea what causes
> this?
>
> thanks
> Scott
> shw104 at usa.net





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