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Piper auritum

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Piper auritum

root beer plant

Piperaceae

Form
rhizomatous/stoloniferous
Stems
semi-woody
Foliage
deciduous
Longevity
perennial
Size
4'–6'
Hardiness
semi-hardy
Exposure
partial to full shade
Origin
Tropic Mesoamerica (Southern México, Guatemala, Panamá, Northern Colombia)
Bed Accession
Number
Date
Received
Received
As
Date
Planted
Size
Planted
Quantity
Planted
Date
Measured
Height
F04 100087 2/14/2010 bareroot 6/3/2014 10 gal 1 8/19/2014 2'
Bed
F04
Accession Number
100087
Date Received
2/14/2010
Received As
bareroot
Date Planted
6/3/2014
Size Planted
10 gal
Quantity Planted
1
Date Measured
8/19/2014
Height
2'