Piper magnificum

COMMON NAME

Lacquered Peppertree

TYPE

​Shrub

FAMILY

Piperaceae

NOTES

A handsome low-light foliage plant with shiny, dark green leaves. The broad leaves can reach 6-8" and the leaves are so glossy they appear to be lacquered. The undersides of the leaves are reddish-purple.  Stems square, ridged and corky

GEOGRAPHIC REGION

Peru

NATIVE HABITAT

Not Known

WEB SOURCES

florafaunaweb.nparks.gov.sg



Piper magnificum