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Piri piri

Capsicum frutescens


Plants are usually very bushy and grow in height to 45-120 centimeters, with leaves of 4–7 cm length and 1.3-1.5 cm width. The fruits are generally tapered to a blunt point and measure up to 8 or 10 centimeters long. Immature pod color is green, mature color is bright red or purple. Some varieties of birdseye measure up to 175,000 Scoville heat units.

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ceherzog 8 years ago
Malaysian Hot Pepper?
Capsicum annuum Capsicum

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Kerala, India

Spotted on Aug 6, 2012
Submitted on Aug 6, 2012

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