Schinus molle var. areira

Schinus molle var. areira

Schinus molle var. areira

(Pepper tree, Peruvian pepper tree)

FAMILY

Anarcardiaceae

Species

Schinus molle var. areira

Common name(s)

Pepper tree, Peruvian pepper tree (DECLARED)

Flower colour; life form

Flowers white. Tree to 10 m tall

Distinguishing features

Also known as Schinus areira. Branches pendulous, leaves with 17-35 leaflets. Flowers white; fruit globular to 6 mm diameter, pink to red.

Schinus molle var. areira