Taxon  Report   8745 
Capsicum annuum  L.
Cayenne pepper
Capsicum annuum
© 2007 Luigi Rignanese
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Capsicum annuum
© 2010 Moorea Biocode
Capsicum annuum
© 2010 Moorea Biocode
Capsicum annuum, a dicot, is an annual or perennial herb that is not native to California.

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Capsicum annuum
© 2010 Hans J. Koch
Genus: Capsicum
agricultural weed
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS
More information about  Capsicum annuum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Jan 18, 2018).

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