Chili plant?

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Date Photo Taken: 09/10/2019
Location: Fullerton, CA
Posted By: David Ayala


I have several of these plants growing along a back wall, directly below the power lines. They’re perennials with small white flowers that mature to what looks like peppers!


  1. laura735 Master Identifier says:

    Yes, they look like a type of pepper (Capsicum). You should try the local County Agriculture Extension from the included link below for a confirmed ID before consuming any possible edible plants. Best wishes!

    September 11th, 2019 at 9:42 pm
  2. David Ayala Registered says:

    Yes, it indeed is a pepper plant! I picked one, sliced it and tasted it. Yes, it tasted like a chili, but boy is it hot! They’re small, all a half-inch or so.

    September 13th, 2019 at 3:13 pm

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