Capsicum annuum var. aviculare (Dierb.) D'Arcy & Eshbaugh
  • "(D. ) D. A. & Eshbaugh, Phytologia 25(6): 350. 1973., 1973."


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Capsicum annuum var. aviculare (Dierb.) D'Arcy & Eshbaugh. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0001019991. Accessed on: 06 Jun 2020'

General Information

Capsicum annuum var. aviculare (Dierb.) D'Arcy & Eshbaugh ... VER ... Capsicum annuum var. glabriusculum

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    Herb or small shrub mostly to 2 m tall but sometimes high climbing, mostly a short-lived perennial but sometimes persisting longer, mostly glabrate. Leaves ovate, to 10 cm long, glabrate, the petiole slightly winged, slender, less than 1/3 as long as the leaves. Flowers mostly solitary; the pedicels slender, often longer than the petioles, enlarging slightly near the fruit; calyx mostly truncate or with small umbos in the place of teeth; corolla white, rarely greenish, ca. 8 mm across, deeply lobed; the anthers violet, the filaments less than 1 mm long; the ovary glabrous. Fruit mostly erect on elongating pedicels, globose, ovoid or elongate-conical, to 3 cm long and 9 mm wide, red or orange, deciduous, hot to the taste.

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    Habit

    Herb or small shrub

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    Distribution

    This is the common American bird pepper, found from the southern United States to northern South America and widespread in the Antilles.

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     Information From

    Flora de Panama
    http://www.tropicos.org/Project/PAC
    Robert E. Woodson, Jr. and Robert W. Schery Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden Vol. 67, No. 4 (1980), pp. ii-xxxiii
    • A Missouri Botanical Garden
    Flora de Nicaragua
    http://www.tropicos.org/projectwebportal.aspx?projectid=7&pagename=Home&langid=66
    WD Stevens, CU Ulloa, A Pool and OM Montiel. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, 2001
    • B Missouri Botanical Garden
    SolanaceaeSource.org
    http://solanaceaesource.org/
    PBI Solanum Project. 2017. Solanaceae Source. Jan.31st, 2015. http://www.solanaceaesource.org/.
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