Capsicum chinense grow and care – shrub‎ of the genus Capsicum also known as Chinense pepper, Capsicum chinense perennial evergreen but can grow also as annual plant and also used as ornamental plant, can grow in tropic, subtropical, mediterranean, temperate or desert climate and growing in hardiness zone 10b+ as perennial 2+ as annual.

Leaves color green in oval to elliptic shape.

Flower color white cream or purple with 6 petals, the flowers small grow in clusters of 2-3 flowers.

Capsicum chinense fruits

Fruit color can be: orange, red, purple, yellow, green, white, brown, pink, mustard, also the pepper of can be in variety of shapes,

Capsicum chinense peppers are hot, for the hot pepper there is a heat scale measure, Scoville heat Units. Capsicum chinense Scoville heat unit is 110,000 – 2,200,000

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Categories

Blooming Seasons
  • Autumn flowers
  • Spring flowers
  • Summer flowers
  • Winter flowers
Edible Parts
  • Edible Fruit
Culinary uses
  • Cooked
  • Eaten raw
  • Pickles
  • Salad
  • Spices
  • Spreads & Sauces
  • Stuffed or Wrapped
  • Vegetables
Flower colors
  • Purple flower
  • White flower
Climate
  • Desert Climate
  • Mediterranean Climate
  • Subtropics Climate
  • Temperate Climate
  • Tropics Climate
Harvest Season
  • Autumn Harvest
  • Spring Harvest
  • Summer Harvest
  • Winter harvest
Ornamental parts
  • Ornamental fruit
Plant growing speed
  • Average growing plants
  • Fast growing plants
Plant life-form
  • Annual plant
  • Evergreen
  • Perennial plant
  • Shrub
Plant Uses
  • Edible plants
  • Ornamental plants
Planting Season
  • Autumn Planting
  • Spring Planting
  • Summer planting
Plants sun exposure
  • Full sun Plants
  • Part shade Plants
Watering plants
  • Regularly water
Hardiness zone
  • Hardiness zone 10
  • Hardiness zone 11
  • Hardiness zone 12
  • Hardiness zone 13
  • Hardiness zone 2
  • Hardiness zone 3
  • Hardiness zone 4
  • Hardiness zone 5
  • Hardiness zone 6
  • Hardiness zone 7
  • Hardiness zone 8
  • Hardiness zone 9