Capsicum annuum var. glabriusculum

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Scientific Name Capiscum annum var. glabriusculum USDA PLANTS Symbol
CAANG
Common Name Chili Pequin, Chilipiquin, Bird Pepper ITIS Taxonomic Serial No.
527045
Family Solanaceae (Nightshade) Encyclopedia of Life Reference
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Description Habitat: Well-drained, moist areas.
Plant: Perennial shrub usually up to 3 feet tall.
Leaves: Simple and alternate, elliptic to lanceolate with smooth edges.
Inflorescence: Small white bell-shaped flowers about 1-inch diameter, 5 lobes and 5 bluish stamens.
Fruit: Small red pepper berries, ellipsoidal about 1/3-inch diameter.
References: Various.
Texas Status
Native

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