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By P. N. Ravindran

ISBN-10: 9057024535

ISBN-13: 9789057024535

Black Pepper is the 1st monograph in this very important and most generally used spice. This quantity comprises chapters on all points of the vegetation' botany; crop development, agronomy, chemistry, post-harvest expertise, processing, ailments, insect pests, advertising, economic system and makes use of. all of the on hand info has been gathered and awarded through specialists for using scholars, lecturers and study employees within the box, and should stay the foremost reference resource for all pepper employees for a while to come back.

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54, 1696; P. aromaticum Lam. , 1:1791. The common black pepper, found extensively in the evergreen forests of Western Ghats, and in the adjoining areas, almost from sea level up to an elevation of 1300 m. Perennial climber, climbing by means of ivy-like roots which adheres to the support tree. Vigorous vine, old stem thick and rough, branches numerous, runner shoots arise from the base. 5 cm above the leaf base, upper surface dark green to light green, lower surface dull green; petioles short or long, grooved, leaf margins wavy or even.

Miq (Piperaceae) Sedum acre L. V. Published by license under the Harwood Academic Publishers imprint, part of The Gordon and Breach Publishing Group. 2. KRISHNAMURTHY Indian Institute of Spices Research, Kozhikode-673012, Kerala India GENUS PIPER The genus Piper was established by Linnaeus (1753) in his Species Plantarum in which he recognised 17 species in the Pipe family, all of which were included in the same genus. The genus name Piper was derived, probably from the Greek name for black pepper, Peperi and according to Rosengarten (1973) most European names for black pepper were derived from the Sanskrit root Pippali, the name for long pepper (Piper longum).

Clussi C. P. guineense Schum. & Thonn. P. kadzura (ehoisy) Ohwi P. betle L. Ornamental Pepper P. angustifolium Lam P. auritum HBK P. E. Br. P. decurrens DC P. magnificum Trel. (Lacquered pepper) P. metallicum Hallier P. E. Br (Celebes pepper) P. E. Br. P. rubronodosum Nichols P. V. Published by license under the Harwood Academic Publishers imprint, part of The Gordon and Breach Publishing Group. Rich. ) Baill. (Winteraceae) Capsicum annuum L. (Solanaceae) Clethra alnifolia L. (Clethraceae) Schinus terebinthifolius Raddi (Anacardiaceae) Schinus molle L.

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