Pimenta Morango (capsicum chinense)
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Seeds kindly provided by Cleo Caminha.
Name is Portuguese, meaning ”Strawberry Pepper”.
to be grown 2008…
Size: 1 meter in height, 50 cm in width
Canopy: dark green with purple hue
Flowers: , sets in clusters of 2-6
Aroma/taste: extremely aromatic
Pod colour: dark purple > light purple > red
Size and shape: 2.5 - 3 cm long and about 2 cm wide, triangular
Yield: approx. ?
Used to season poultry and fish courses