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hoja santa
Piper auritum
Piper auritum
hoja santa pepper
Piper auritum Piperaceae
common names
  hoja santa
  Vera cruz pepper
accepted scientific name
  Piper auritum Kunth
rules for finding collection records
  Piper auritum (429)
family name
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Category: Shrubs
Flowers: No obvious petals
Petal colors: color
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed All Year

Plant Showiness (36%)
The flower is the white string hanging down near the center of the photos
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Native Plant Status
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native Not Native
native Not Present