EPPO Global Database

Piper retrofractum(PIPRE)

Overview
Last modification: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO code: PIPRE
  • Preferred name: Piper retrofractum
  • Authority: Vahl

Notes

Southeast Asia. Cultivated for its fruits, used as a spice. Introduced in America (Caribbean)


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Piper longum Blume
Piper officinarum de Candolle

Common names
Name Language
Javanese long pepper bush English
javanischer Langpfefferstrauch German
poivrier long de Java French
Javaanse lange peper Dutch