Family: Piperaceae - Pepper family
Growth Habit: Climber
Tribal Name: Bhut pan (Chakma).
A climber, branches not stout, rather soft. Leaves very variable, shortly petioled, linear-oblong acuminate. Spikes slender, much longer than the petioles.
A paste of the leaves is applied to affected areas for the treatment of rheumatism (Chakma).
Chittagong, Chittagong Hill Tracts and Cox's Bazar.
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