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Pepper, Brazilian starfish



Scientific name: Capsicum baccatum

Family: Solanaceae

Origin: Tropics

Medicinal use: The fruits are widely used, since time immemorial, in their region of origin as food, both fresh and dried, under various forms of preparation (raw, cooked, fried, pulverized when dry. The leaves, which are a bit bitter but less spicy than the fruit, they are used as sprouts in Philippine cuisine.

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