Pepper Kuthiravalan ( also called Kuthiravally) is a traditional and old variety cultivated in olden times. It was mostly seed on Wayanad. It is one of the highly productive variety with long vines. The pepper vines of kuthiravalan are long that its is compared with the tail of horse, this is how it got the name Kuthiravalan meaning “horse tail”.
These plants are comparatively disease resistant and grows faster. These traditional variety was once commonly seen in the pepper cultivating areas of kerala.