Piper betle L.

 
  • Family : PIPERACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Piperaceae
  • Species : Piper betle
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Piper betle L.
  • Common name : Beetle Leaf
  • Vernacular name : Tamboola (San.); Pan (Hin.); Veelayadele (Kan.)
  • Habit : Climbing Shrub
  • Comments : Cultivated for its edible leaves, which is used for chewing with Areca nut.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Cultivated
  • Floras referred : Keshava Murthy & Yoganarasimhan, 1990 - Coorg; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2003 - Udupi; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2014 - Flora of South Kanara

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