Capsicum

Genus in the Global Pollen Project's Master Reference Collection.

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Distribution
Capsicum (rights holder:)

Peppers

Capsicum, the peppers, is a genus of around 20 species of perennial herbaceous plants in the Solanaceae (nightshade family), which originated in Central and South America and the Caribbean and was domesticated over 5,000 years ago. Two species, C. annuum and C. frutescens, have been developed into numerous varieties that are now cultivated around the world for sweet and hot varieties of green and ... Text © Jacqueline Courteau

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Definition
Parent Taxon
Solanaceae
Species
Taxonomic Completion
2.50%
1 of 40 accepted Species.
Global Pollen Project UUID
b0a7307e-2a59-4f43-bca0-0909917270df
Botanical Reference
None available. You can check The Plant List for further information.
Connected Datasets

This taxon is currently linked to the following locations.

The Plant List Global Biodiversity Information Facility