Botanical Name: Capsicum annuum
Common Name: Chile Pequin, Chile Petin, Bird Pepper, Turkey Pepper , Cayenne Pepper
Description: Did you know there is a pepper plant that’s native to Florida??? Well now ya do, cause that’s exactly what the Chile Pequin is. Perennial that grows 1-3′ tall and wide, peppers are very hot, start out green turning red when ripe. The flowers are white are bloom May through October. Sun to part sun. Attracts birds.
This plant in 1-gallon containers is 1-1/2′ tall and wide.
Hardiness Zones 8-10