You will have to cut the remaining plant from the bowl, drain the dirt, and inspect the roots. Ring Spot Peperomia obtussfolia is most susceptible to this disease. Does anyone know what’s wrong with it ? Peperomia dahlstedtii A.C.P. The bad news is that damaged leaves will never go back to their original state, including if they turn brown. Leaves, once established, cannot be maintained when the root volume shuts down, and this will cause parts of the leaves to die off. Now make sure you strictly follow the watering schedule for your Peperomia Columella. Protruded brown to black spots appear on both surfaces of the leaves but normally the undersides. June 6, 2017 at 5:29 pm. Yellow spots on Peperomia leaves can be a sign of pests such as aphids which will feed on the leaves causing dehydration of the plant. Either just the edges, or even the whole leaf. Ashley Mckein says. variegata. The good news is that as long as the rest of your plant is alright, it should continue to grow and eventually all the damaged leaves will have been replaced with fresh, new ones. I have both the variegated form and regular of Abtusifolia and only the regular is showing the signs. the largest/thickest leaf of my peperomia obstusifolia seems to be turning brown. Symptoms Peperomia ring spot appears as concentric, br own, necrotic ring markings that disfig ure the leaves (Figure 1). What can I/should I do to fix these issues. Help! Common FAQs about Peperomia Ruby Cascade Plant Q1: What is the reason of turning brown leaf? Native to Central and South America. Reply. Why is this? It happens because the soil in the pot gets so thick, and the plants can’t breathe inside it. Yellow spots on Peperomia. the largest/thickest leaf of my peperomia obstusifolia seems to be turning brown. Brown Leaves. Peperomia likes moist conditions but the roots have to be able to breathe, which calls for lots of air in the root ball. Peperomia leaves brown and look bruised. Help! :( . Close • Posted by just now. I am confused by what is causing it. This will cause the leaves to either develop yellow spots or just turn yellow in general since this is what usually happens to dried up leaves. de Candolle 1923 (Vining Peperomia) Named for: Gustav Adolf Hugo Dahlstedt (1856 - 1934) Swedish botanist The reddish-brown stems of this prostrate Peperomia bear dark-green ovate succulent leaves that are striped longitudinally with a lighter green along their veins. Does anyone know what’s wrong with it ? Discussion in 'Houseplants' started by fish_4_all, Feb 8, 2013. fish_4_all In Flower. The leaves themselves don’t turn brown nor curl, but the steams next to the trunk turn brown amd and eventually fall off. You can also just have brown leaf lips if you are not properly watering. Either set alarms or mark the days on your calendar so that you remember to water your houseplant. To stay away from this fungal condition, always take healthy plants from the nursery and use new, sterilized soil. If the condition prolongs, the leaves can stunt and disfigure. Joined: Nov 13, 2008 Messages: 636 Likes Received: 49 Location: Zone 8-9 Washington. I‘d appreciate any help with these issues. Peperomia ring spot is caused by a virus that is commonly transmitted by taking cuttings from apparently healthy but infected plants. The disease affects Peperomia obtusifolia and P. obtusifolia var. I got this plant a week a ago and today I noticed that the leaves are drooping and one leaf has some brown areas on it that weren’t there before. Trim the brown leaf with scissors since it is not going to appear green again. Brown leaves are a result of droughts and underwatering. The black areas of the leaves will also be due to excess water. 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