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Piper auritum
Piper auritum
Piper auritum

Wikipedia description

Piper auritum (Hoja santa) is an aromatic herb with a heart-shaped, velvety leaf which grows in tropic Mesoamerica. The name hoja santa means "sacred leaf" in Spanish. It is also known as yerba santa, hierba santa, Mexican pepperleaf, acuyo, tlanepa, anisillo, root beer plant, Vera Cruz pepper and sacred pepper.

Scientific classification

Clade: Magnoliids
Order: Piperales
Family: Piperaceae
Species: Piper auritum


Sample nameSample codeTissueRNA extractorSample providerBLASTSRA dataAssembly data
MUNP-Piper_auritumMUNPleavesJ. Leebens-MackJ. Leebens-Mack