Flower Database

Shishito pepper

Basic information
Flower Name
Shishito pepper
Formal Name
Capsicum annuum var. grossum
Alias
獅子唐辛子, 獅子唐, Shishitōgarashi
Habitat
Central and South America
Morph
Vegetables
Comment
Shishito peppers ( scientific name: Capsicum annuum var. grossum) are a horticultural vegetable native to Central and South America and belong to the genus Capsicum in the family Solanaceae. It is properly called lion's chili pepper. It is the unripe fruit of a chili pepper and is not very hot. They are small edible peppers with white or light yellow flowers and green fruits. It can be eaten in tempura or grilled.
Generic name: Shishito pepper , scientific name: Capsicum annuum var. grossum, flower color: yellow, fruit color: green, uses: Edible vegetables
Common name: Shishitōgarashi, scientific name: Capsicum annuum var. grossum, also known as Shishitōgarashi,flower color: yellow, fruit color: green, use: edible vegetable.
Detailed information
Order
Solanales
Family
Solanaceae
Genus
Capsicum
Species
C. annuum var. angulosum
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Solitary Inflorescence
Petal shape
Infundibular
Leaf type
Lanceolate
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
field
Color
Cream, White
Season
Jul Aug Sep
Height
40  ~ 60  [cm]
Diameter
1  ~ 1.5