Latin Name: Peperomia argyreia
Pet Safe: Yes
Watering: Dry Out Completely
Lighting: Bright, Indirect to Medium
Parenting Level: Intermediate
Native to South America, this semi-succulent plant can handle periods of drought due to it's thick, waxy leaves. Consistent lighting condition will ensure that new growth retain its round shaped leaves that resembles watermelons, aptly receiving its nickname.