Peperomia frost is a cultivar of the Peperomia branch of the Piperaceae family. These perennial plants originally hail from the West Indies, South America and Mexico. Its common names include Peperomia caperata ‘Frost’ and Silver Frost Peperomia.
Frost Peperomia is a beautiful Peperomia caperata ripple type with green leaves a frost covering and dark green veins similar to watermelon peperomia. The foliage is the main calling card for this plant. Plants may grow to be six-inches to one foot high and wide. Frost makes an attractive stand alone houseplant or a perfect addition to a terrarium. The plants’ flowers are spiky and inconspicuous. Silver Frost may produce spikes throughout the growing season.