favicon Wildflower Identification Website.        Search for wildflowers by location, color, shape and time.       Click here for Instructions.       Login
Search Results
Piper auritum
hoja santa pepper
Piper auritum Piperaceae
--more--
common names
  hoja santa
  Vera cruz pepper
accepted scientific name
  Piper auritum Kunth
rules for finding collection records
  Piper auritum (118)
family name
  Piperaceae
Image Author: ©2002 Forest And Kim Starr
Image License: CC BY
Image Source Image Source
Category: Shrubs
Flowers: No obvious petals
Petal colors: color
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed All Year
Native from northern South America to Mexico

How Likely at this Location (10%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
The flower is the white string hanging down near the center of the photos
Links to Plant Photos
Starr Environmental (3)
Cal Photos (4)
Wikimedia Commons (2)
base map where plant found
mag select

Forest
Disturbed
grid lines base