Piper amalago
Piper CandelilloPIPERACEAE
Photos (c) Willow Zuchowski and ProNativas

Habit: Shrub

General Height: 1-3 meters

Slope: Montane

Sun or Shade: Partial shade, Sun

Inflorescence Colors: White, Green

Flower Pollination: Insect?

Fruit Display Colors: Green

Fruit Dispersal: Bat




Credits: The Electronic Field Guide to Native Ornamental Plants of Monteverde (c) 2007 Willow Zuchowski, ProNativas, EFG Project, UMass Boston