I was absolutely amazed by the fantastic packaging; not one leaf was knocked off even going through quarentine to Tasmania. Root rot is a common problem among specimens sat in too dark environments with prolonged soil moisture. String of Turtles plant (Peperomia prostrata) is a miniature type succulent plant best for decorative purposes and it was widely used as a houseplant. Product information Manufacturer Hirt's Gardens ASIN B07SG77CBD Customer Reviews: 3.0 out of 5 stars 4 ratings. The string of turtles is easy to propagate from stem cuttings. Get the best deals for string of turtles at eBay.com. That's where it got its name Sting of Turtles. One of my favourite plants, owing to those gorgeous turtle print leaves, is the Peperomia prostrata or String of Turtles. AU $24.00 0 bids 5d 4h +AU $12.50 postage. Trim as needed. Water when dry. I had desperately been looking for one locally with no success. I wish I could capture it in a photo (I’ve tried and failed) - the leaves remind me of marbles, as the print is often under a semi clear gel-like layer. The leaves are a darker green with white veins which contrast beautifully, and resemble the markings on a turtle shell. Even knowing that these plants are super fragile I thought I'd still risk shipping. Peperomia prostrata (also known as String of Turtles) is a small, vining plant with round succulent-like leaves. String of Turtles, aka Peperomia prostrata is a slow-growing perennial succulent. 100% would recommend Home of Houseplants! Take the plant out of the pot and inspect health below the compost line. String of Turtles. Common Issues with String of Turtles. 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