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Family: PEPEROMIACEAE 

 Peperomia campylotropa
 

Photo from: G. D. Rowley

  
Author:  Arthur William Hill 1907
Family:  Peperomiaceae
Habitat:  Mexico
Soil:  Peat
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Minimum
Thickness:  5 centimetres
Height:  25 centimetres
Flower:  Green
Reproduction:  Seeds
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  Peperomia campylotricha (Rowley mis-spelling?), Peperomia umbilicata Ruiz & Pav 1798. Piber umbilicata Vahl. 1805, Tidenia peruvana Miq. 1843, (Peperomia gracillima Sereno Watson 1887?). Peperomia peruvia Dahlst 1900, Peperomia bracteata A. W. Hill 1907.
This member of the Peperomiaceae family was given this name by Arthur William Hill in 1907. It's found in Mexico's colder parts. Growing in rich peat with some water in the shadows. The underground bulb gets five centimetres, the leaves 25 centimetres. The flowers are green.