Capsicum

Revision as of 21:16, 3 October 2005 by WikiConvertor (Talk)

(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)

Capsicum

a genus of solanaceous shrubs that yield capsaicin. Several varieties have sweet or pungent edible fruits that are used as vegetables when fresh and spices when the pods are dried.

Retrieved from "http://www.biology-online.org/bodict/index.php?title=Capsicum&oldid=55288"
First | Previous (Caps) | Next (Capsid) | Last
Advertisement
Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page.