Flower Database

Peperomia

Basic information
Flower Name
Peperomia
Formal Name
Peperomia
Alias
Habitat
Ecuador ~ Colombia
Morph
Man years of grass
Comment
Peperomia is native to Ecuador ~ Colombia, and is a small evergreen perennial of the family Piperaceae. It is said that there are 1,500 kinds mainly in Central and South America. Small fleshy leaves with roundness are popular as house plants. Flowers are string-shaped ear inflorescence, green flowers are green, tea, yellow and small in size, so there is not much worth seeing. Types of Pepelomia include P. argyreia with silver-white vertical stripes on leaves of green spaces, P. obtsusifolia with shiny and dark green leaves, crowned and creped leaves Capellata with P. caperata, P. serpense for descending, P. fraseri with beautiful white flowers. The genus name "Peperomia" means that it resembles pepper.
Generic name: Peperomia, Scientific name: Peperomia, aka: Sadasou, Place of origin: Ecuador to Columbia, plant height: Flower color: yellow, white, green, tea, flowering period: April - September.
Detailed information
Order
Piperales
Family
Piperaceae
Genus
Peperomia
Species
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Spike Inflorescence
Petal shape
no petal
Leaf type
Ovate/Ovoid
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
foliage plant
Color
Brown, Green, Violet, Yellow, White
Season
Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep
Height
20  ~ 40  [cm]
Diameter
0.2  ~ 0.3