Botanical name

Peperomia retusa var. retusa

Family

Piperaceae
Peperomia retusa var. retusa
Peperomia retusa var. retusa
Peperomia retusa var. retusa
Peperomia retusa var. retusa
Peperomia retusa var. retusa

Description

Soft creeping perennial, rooting at nodes, to make a carpet of rounded glossy simple leaves without stipules. Flowers in thread-like terminal spikes, pale green in colour.

Habitat

Forest floors and humus on sheltered rocks

Flower Date

January to March