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Aug 16, 2016 7:48 AM CST
|Thank you for that,but the plant looks nothing like the Betel Leaf.My father-in-law had the plant i have in his garden in Scotland for many years when he passed away we took it and placed in a pot it has been with us for about 22yrs now..My father-in-law said it was a jungle plant !!
Thank you for your help.
Aug 16, 2016 11:01 AM CST
Thank you for your comment. You are correct - the plant is not the Betel Leaf. Since there is no official common name for the plant in the English language people often call it "Wild Betel Leaf".
Looking at my comment, you will see that I wrote: "The use of the common name may cause this plant to be confused with Piper betle/Betel Pepper/Paan which is a climbing plant."
Sunset Zone 28, AHS Heat Zone 9, USDA zone 8b~~"Leaf of Faith"
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