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Indian Long Pepper

Piper longum L.

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Piper longum (Indian Long Pepper) is a species of woody plants in the family Piperaceae. They are climbers. They have simple, broad leaves. Individuals can grow to 7 m.

  • URI: https://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q757163
  • Definition: a plant that produces wood as its structural tissue. Wood is a structural cellular adaptation that allows woody plants to grow from above ground stems year after year, thus making some woody plants the largest and tallest terrestrial plants. Wood is usually primarily composed of xylem cells with cell walls made of cellulose and lignin
  • Attribution: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Woody_plant
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Indian long pepper. View this species on GBIF