Interior Jungle

Piper Crocatum (Betel Leaf)

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Styled in Cade Hanging Planter 

Piper crocatum is a climbing or tailing vine that is prized for its colourful leaves that makes it an exotic indoor plant. It is one of the fanciest plants we know!

It produces heart-shaped foliage that are dark green with pink veins with a purple- red underside. As a climbing plants, Piper Crocatum requires some support or surface to cling on when grown indoors. They work particularly well as a trailing option.

Plant Group
Piper Crocatum (Betel Leaf)

Size (Can grow to)
Max Height 1m. Max Spread 1m; 

Position
Piper crocatum is a somewhat demanding plant. It is particularly suitable for growing in a large terrarium or special plant window. They are vining in habit and can be supported to climb upon-like a tree trunk or a moss stick or grown in hanging baskets. Prune these plants only to maintain form and control size. Piper crocatum is a sturdy plant yet slow growing.

Watering
Medium. Requires good draining soil. Foliage enjoys a mist to help create humidity and hydration particularly in dryer conditions.