Piper Betel, Maghai Paan - Plant

Betel vine a perennial herb, which can also be grown in containers and hanging baskets best for outdoor planting.
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1Piper Betel, Maghai Paan - Plant
24 inch (10 cm) Nursery Pot as Inner
34.5 inch (11 cm) Ronda No. 1110 Round Plastic Planter (Yellow)

About Piper Betel

Betel leaf plant (piper betel) is a creeper grown in India; it belongs to the pepper family. Its waxy green, heart-shaped leaves are used for medicinal and culinary purposes. When crushed, it exudes cool peppery scent.

It is used in making a famous dessert called Paan which is chewed with betel nut as a mouth freshener. This mildly stimulant herb is popular in whole South Asia (Indian subcontinent), Thailand, Indonesia, and Vietnam.

Plant Specifications

Plant Height12 inch (30 cm)
Plant Spread 6 inch (15 cm)
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
Common Name Naagarvel, Vidyache paan
Maximum Reachable Height 150 to 180 cm.
Flower Colour Dark red
Bloom Time Spring and early summer (anytime in tropics)
Difficulty Level Easy to grow

Planting and care

  • Place your plant in a place that receives at least 5 to 6 hours of sunlight daily.
  • It thrives well in a hot and humid environment in partial shade.
  • The betel plant needs regular watering. Water only when the soil feels dry to touch.
  • Loosen the soil without damaging the roots. It will help the plant to uptake the nutrients and moisture easily.
  • Prune regularly after it reaches 2 m height to control the plant, regular pruning, and plucking of leaves encourages new growth and sweet and tender leaves.
  • Occasional feeding every couple of months in the growing season of the plant with a nitrogen-rich organic fertilizer like manure or compost is recommended.
  • Piper Betel care

  • The betel vine is propagated by terminal stem cuttings or setts about 30 - 45 cm long.
  • Setts obtained from the top portions of the vines are easy to root and hence best for planting.
  • It prefers slightly acidic, sandy-loamy and lightly damp soil but not waterlogged.
  • Use the well-drained potting mix to plant it in a way that water will drain out from it quickly.
  • Pick a less windy spot with partial shade for planting.
  • Select a piece of rooted cutting of betel with at least three or four leaves.
  • Remove the lowest leaf and plant the stem with the growing media in a pot.
  • Sunlight It thrives well in a hot and humid environment in partial shade.
    Watering Medium
    Soil It prefers slightly acidic, sandy-loamy and lightly damp soil but not water logged. Use the well drained potting mix to plant it in a way that water will drain out from it quickly.
    Temperature 40 degrees Celsius.
    Fertilizer Apply any organic fertilizer.
    Harvest Season Within 4 to 6 months after planting, it will be ready for harvest. You can pick up its fresh aromatic leaves for various uses.

    Piper Betel special feature

  • Dried ground pepper is one of the most common spices in European cuisine having been known since antiquity for both its flavor and its use as a medicine.
  • The fruit, known as a peppercorn when dried, is a small drupe, dark red when fully mature, containing a single seed.
  • Piper Betel uses

    Ornamental Use:

    • The plant is used to decorate the balcony, terrace or any outdoor space

    Medicinal Use:

    • The betel (Piper betel) is the leaf of a vine belonging to the Piperaceae family, which includes pepper and kava
    • It is valued both as a mild stimulant and for its medicinal properties
    • The betel plant is an evergreen perennial, with glossy heart-shaped leaves and white catkin

    Culinary Use:

    • Betel leaves are used as a stimulant, edible purpose, pooja, medicinal, etc

    Frequently Asked Questions

    What is another name for a Piper Betel?

    Piper Betel is commonly known as Naagarvel, Vidyache paan

    How tall do Piper Betel grow?

    On average Piper Betel grows 150 to 180 cm.

    What color are Piper Betel?

    A Piper Betel plant bears flowers of color Dark red

    When Piper Betel blooms?

    With enough light, Piper Betel may produce Dark red flowers in Spring and early summer (anytime in tropics)

    How hard is Piper Betel to grow?

    A Piper Betel is Easy to grow

    How much sunlight does a Piper Betel need?

    A Piper Betel prefers It thrives well in a hot and humid environment in partial shade.

    How much water does a Piper Betel need?

    A Piper Betel prefers watering Medium

    What kind of soil does a Piper Betel need?

    A Piper Betel prefers It prefers slightly acidic, sandy-loamy and lightly damp soil but not water logged. Use the well drained potting mix to plant it in a way that water will drain out from it quickly.

    What temperature does a Piper Betel like?

    A Piper Betel prefers 40 degrees Celsius.

    How often should I fertilize my Piper Betel?

    To encourage Piper Betel growth, Apply any organic fertilizer.



    Reviews

    Thursday, 30 July 2020

    Plant is in vry Gud condition bt pot is vry small nd they didn’t send any outer pot yellow one which they showed in their description Nd picture also... disappointing

    Dinkar

    Saturday, 25 July 2020

    A happy customer ?? But like could the rate be a bit reasonably else all good ... thanks

    Manjiri Bhosle

    Thursday, 23 July 2020

    I Bought this product and received quickly .Quality wise awesome

    Manav Harsh Singla

    Sunday, 15 March 2020

    Wow nice plants in good condition delivered..?

    Alluri Venkatapati Raju

    Monday, 02 March 2020

    Awesome experience!!! Luved the plant. Looked exactly the same. Thank you NL

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    Monday, 03 February 2020

    Such a great variety of options!

    Priyanka Bansal

    Sunday, 02 February 2020

    "I ve bought quite a few of these and are growing very well.

    Sherly Uthup

    Monday, 02 July 2018

    Low maintenance perennial indoor potted plant

    Shravasti Samantaray

    Monday, 02 July 2018

    Gift for my father and he loved it

    Namrata Mishra

    Monday, 02 July 2018

    Really very good product i have purchase one plant pack .

    Abhishek Verma

    Monday, 02 July 2018

    Plant is in good health.. I m really happy with this little one.

    Nandana Pai Kakode

    Monday, 02 July 2018

    I am satisfied with the plants.

    Deepika Asthana

    Monday, 02 July 2018

    Does best in rich, well-draining soil.

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    Monday, 02 July 2018

    ?How many years will it live?

    Jin Blaze

    Monday, 02 July 2018

    Amazed us with safe and sound delivery

    Parita Shroff

    Monday, 02 July 2018

    What can i do to maintain my plant?

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    Monday, 02 July 2018

    Awesome seeds. All grow and are great.

    Aditya Tambe

    Monday, 02 July 2018

    Pot seems to be really small. DO I have to shift the plan to the bigger pot as it starts growing in a few months?

    PON singh

    Sunday, 01 July 2018

    I ve never ordered a plant online before. Will the plant not die doing delivery?

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    Sunday, 01 July 2018

    Really very good product i have purchase one plant pack .

    Madhu Pal

    Sunday, 01 July 2018

    Plant received in good packing, but is not similar as shown in web site.

    Asif Dash

    Saturday, 30 June 2018

    What can i do to maintain my plant?

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    Saturday, 30 June 2018

    Wow nice plants in good condition delivered..?

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    Saturday, 30 June 2018

    Amazed us with safe and sound delivery

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    Saturday, 30 June 2018

    Excellent plant. needs quite a bit of care though

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    Saturday, 30 June 2018

    I have been growing exotic plants for 50 years

    Anirudh

    Friday, 29 June 2018

    IS this, an indoor plant ????

    Pukhrambam Kavita

    Friday, 29 June 2018

    Easy plant to grow quickly and provide the rooms with a colourful leaf display

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    Friday, 29 June 2018

    Good for the price paid

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    Friday, 29 June 2018

    What can i do to maintain my plant?

    Ramya

    Friday, 29 June 2018

    Plants are a great way to bring a little natural beauty indoors.

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    Friday, 29 June 2018

    very durable plant to a wide range of conditions

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    Friday, 29 June 2018

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    Thursday, 28 June 2018

    Very nice plant ...n very neatly packed

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    Thursday, 28 June 2018

    Amazed us with safe and sound delivery

    Himanshu Bhalla

    Thursday, 28 June 2018

    I purchased a plant online from nursery live and received it in a very perfect condition, Thanks nurserylive team

    Paramveer bhatia

    Thursday, 28 June 2018

    ?Is it real plant or artificial ???

    Marudadu RajyaLakshmi

    Wednesday, 27 June 2018

    What are other names of this plant?

    P Rudra Mini Raju

    Wednesday, 27 June 2018

    Young ones adapt better

    Vishal Tejaswi

    Wednesday, 27 June 2018

    he plant was very nicely packed. Thanks for the plant surely will order more

    Pranav Ekatpure

    Wednesday, 27 June 2018

    Just too beautiful! Plant is very positive and green...Feeling so good

    krishna

    Tuesday, 26 June 2018

    Beautiful plant, arrived in very good condition. Impressive packing. Looking forward to buy one more

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    Tuesday, 26 June 2018

    can I grow absolutely indoor or outdoor? or partly indoor or outdoor?

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    Monday, 25 June 2018

    Plants are awesome.. the quality is just fantastic. .....I gifted it to my mom on her anniversary

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    Monday, 25 June 2018

    Thank you very much. Love your company and site.

    Priyanka Majumder Das

    Monday, 25 June 2018

    Good packing. Plant is very healthy and also I received free seeds offer & cashback . Happy :-)

    Dhiraj Gome

    Monday, 25 June 2018

    Is it suitable for office premises with no fresh air space

    Nirali

    Monday, 25 June 2018

    Got the plant in excellent shape. Looks great!

    Priyanka Deepak Mishra

    Sunday, 24 June 2018

    Really nice and I have never seen anything like this before ...

    Avijit Mitra

    Sunday, 24 June 2018

    Perfectly OK for indoor use with artificial lighting.

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