Peperomia rubella

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Peperomia rubella
Peperomia rubella - Berlin Botanical Garden - IMG 8729.JPG
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Magnoliids
Order: Piperales
Family: Piperaceae
Genus: Peperomia
Species: P. rubella
Binomial name
Peperomia rubella
Hook. & Arn. ex C.DC.

Peperomia rubella is a plant species in the Piperaceae family, endemic to Jamaica. It is a small plant, with reddish stems and dark green, elliptical, fleshy leaves generally arranged in clusters of four.

Synonym[edit]

  • Piper rubellum Haw. (basionym)

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