This hardy specie, producing pendent fruits, is coming from south America. We offer a Achard type, maching to Reunion Island habits where this type of pepper is really important in dishes.
This specie, well-adapted to tropical conditions, needs hot temperature and important luminosity. During dry season, it is important to create a humid and shady micro climat. Culture is easier during hot and rainy season, providing to protect it against flies (Ceratitis capitata)
Frutescens is a perennial specie, with thin leaves and flowers growing by pair. They do prefer hot season but can also grow under rainy season. All frutescens produce spicy pepper..