Piper nigrum L.

 
  • Family : PIPERACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Piperaceae
  • Species : Piper nigrum
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Piper nigrum L.
  • Common name : Black Pepper
  • Vernacular name : Maricha (San.); Kalimirch (Hin.); Karimenasu, Ollemenasu (Kan.)
  • Collection Nos : KFP 3372, KFP 9738
  • Habit : Climber
  • Native : India
  • Comments : Cultivated for its fruits used as spice.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Belgaum, Chikamagalur, Dakshina Kannada, Davanagere, Dharwad, Kodagu, Shimoga, Udupi, Uttara Kannada
  • Floras referred : Saldanha & Nicolson, 1976 - Hassan; Saldanha, 1984; Gowda, 2004 - Sringeri; Keshava Murthy & Yoganarasimhan, 1990 - Coorg; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2003 - Udupi; Manjunath et al., 2003 - Davanagere; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2014 - Flora of South Kanara

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