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Family: PEPEROMIACEAE 

 Peperomia ocrosensis
 
  
Author:  Guido Mathieu & Guillermo Pino 2011
Family:  Peperomiaceae
Habitat:  Northern Peru
Soil:  Clayish
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Medium
Thickness:  3,5 Centimetres
Height:  10-15 Centimetres
Flower:  Whitish Greene - Pink
Reproduction:  Seeds
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  -
This member of the Peperomiaceae family was given this name by Guido Mathieu and Guillermo Pino in 2011. It is found in Ancash in Northern Peru, growing in a clayish soil with quite some water and little or no sun. The caudex can grow to three and a half centimetre in diameter. The entire plant reach ten or even fifteen centimetres in height, the whitish green or pinkish flowers adding the last five centimetres.

Named after the nearby village; Ocros.  A highland area, around 3100 metres.