Capsicum annuum

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Capsicum annuum
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Capsicum annuum
Scientific classification
Kinrick: Plantae
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Solanales
Faimily: Solanaceae
Genus: Capsicum
Species: C. annuum
Binomial name
Capsicum annuum
Varieties
Synonyms[2]
  • Capsicum abyssinicum A.Rich.
  • Capsicum angulosum Mill.
  • Capsicum axi Vell.
  • Capsicum bauhinii Dunal
  • Capsicum caerulescens Besser
  • Capsicum cerasiforme Mill.
  • Capsicum ceratocarpum Fingerh.
  • Capsicum cereolum Bertol.
  • Capsicum comarim Vell.
  • Capsicum conicum Lam.
  • Capsicum conoide Mill.
  • Capsicum conoides Roem. & Schult.
  • Capsicum conoideum Mill.
  • Capsicum cordiforme Mill.
  • Capsicum crispum Dunal
  • Capsicum cydoniforme Roem. & Schult.
  • Capsicum dulce Dunal
  • Capsicum fasciculatum Sturtev.
  • Capsicum fastigiatum Blume
  • Capsicum frutescens L.
  • Capsicum globiferum G.Mey.
  • Capsicum globosum Besser
  • Capsicum grossum L.
  • Capsicum indicum auct.
  • Capsicum longum DC.
  • Capsicum milleri Roem. & Schult.
  • Capsicum minimum Mill.
  • Capsicum odoratum Steud.
  • Capsicum odoriferum Vell.
  • Capsicum oliviforme Mill.
  • Capsicum ovatum DC.
  • Capsicum petenense Standl.
  • Capsicum pomiferum Mart. ex Steud.
  • Capsicum purpureum Vahl ex Hornem.
  • Capsicum pyramidale Mill.
  • Capsicum quitense Willd. ex Roem. & Schult.
  • Capsicum silvestre Vell.
  • Capsicum sphaerium Willd.
  • Capsicum tetragonum Mill.
  • Capsicum tomatiforme Fingerh. ex Steud.
  • Capsicum torulosum Hornem.
  • Capsicum tournefortii Besser
  • Capsicum ustulatum Paxton

Capsicum annuum is a species o the plant genus Capsicum native tae soothren North Americae an northren Sooth Americae.[1][3] This species is the maist common an extensively cultivatit o the five domesticatit capsicums. The species encompasses a wide variety o shapes an sizes o peppers, baith mild an het, rangin frae bell peppers tae chili peppers. Cultivars are descendit frae the wild American bird pepper still foond in wairmer regions o the Americas.[4] In the past some widdy furms o this species hae been cried C. frutescens, but the featurs that wur uised tae distinguish those furms appear in mony populations o C. annuum an thare is na consistently recognizable C. frutescens species.[5]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Capsicum annuum L." Germplasm Resources Information Network. United States Department of Agriculture. 22 Januar 1997. Retrieved 29 Julie 2010.
  2. "The Plant List".
  3. Latham, Elizabeth (3 Februar 2009). "The colourful world of chillies". Stuff.co.nz. Retrieved 8 Mairch 2009.
  4. Francis, John K. (9 September 2003). "Capsicum annuum L. bird pepper - USDA Forest Service" (PDF). Retrieved 30 September 2013.
  5. Zhi-Yun Zhang, Anmin Lu & William G. D'Arcy. "Capsicum annuum Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 1: 188. 1753". Flora of China. 17. pp. 313–313.