Peperomia orba or Pixie Peperomia is a member of the Piperaceae family and is a smaller growing peperomia than its relatives. It has small green leaves that are round and waxy and will trail over the side of a pot or hanging basket.
Peperomia are slow growing tropical annuals and perennials that are easy to care for under average room or conservatory conditions. The foliage is fleshy, often with variegation. The Peperomia pixie is a special, compact plant. The houseplant has pointed leaves that are nicely green. The plant prefers a light spot where it is not directly in the sunlight. The Peperomia does not like much water, only give it water if the soil feels dry. The Peperomia pixie is originally from Central America.