Plant ID forum: Help! I thought it was a Pilea...

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Jan 2, 2017 3:57 PM CST

Can anyone ID this for me. I thought it was an aluminium plant or Pilea when I bought it but when I google care for that it looks very different!

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Name: Tofi
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Jan 2, 2017 7:25 PM CST
That is a Peperomia obtusifolia variegata, I believe
Name: Lin
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Jan 2, 2017 7:54 PM CST
Hi SpamAllan, Welcome!
I agree with tofitropic, your plant appears to be Baby Rubber Plant (Peperomia obtusifolia 'Variegata')
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Jan 3, 2017 10:36 AM CST
That looks right. Thank you so much! Now I can try to find out why it's leaves are falling off!

Thanks again.

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