peperomia definition

  • noun:
    • any one of many succulent tropical herbs of genus Peperomia, having simple, entire, palmately veined leaves and numerous moment, unisexual plants densely grouped in cylindrical surges.
    • a big genus of herbaceous plants of the apetalous order Piperace√¶, the pepper family, therefore the tribe Pipere√¶, described as the solitary sessile stigma, while the two stamens with the anther-cells confluent into one.
    • some of numerous plants regarding the genus Peperomia; cultivated mainly for his or her usually succulent vegetation

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