Scientific Name: Piper Nigrum

Family: Piperaceae

Native: South India (Kerala)

 

A beautiful, heart leaf shaped climber that  requires a surface to grow on. Well suited to Mumbai's conditions. Container friendly but will do better in ground. Hardy and pest resistant. Grows well in semi-shade. Will start producing harvestable corns only after 2-3 years. Also works well as an ornamental.

 

*Can be grown alongside oth