Piper nigrum

[BLACK PEPPER]

 $14.85 

Category: Potted Plants
Longevity: TP
Lighting Conditions: PS-FS
Average Height: to 15 feet
Uses: A C M

Found in pepper mills and shakers throughout the world. Important in the development of civilization(due to the search for new routes to the sources of this spice, among others), pepper was once worth its weight in gold. It still accounts for nearly one quarter of the worlds spice trade. Source of piperine and piperdine which are used in perfumes, flavorings, liniments and pesticides. The oil is antiseptic and antibacterial. A vine of easy culture in hot, damp locales. Also the source of White peppercorns.

This product was added to our catalog on Thursday 14 February, 2008.
Temporarily out of stock. Please check back soon.
Customers who bought this product also purchased
Arcticum lappa
Arcticum lappa
Achyranthes bidentata
Achyranthes bidentata
Gynostemma pentaphyllum
Gynostemma pentaphyllum
Salvia sclarea  (Seed)
Salvia sclarea (Seed)
Glycyrrhiza echinata
Glycyrrhiza echinata
Oenothera biensis
Oenothera biensis
Currently viewing:  Potted Plants - Companion Plants - Piper nigrum