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cayenne pepper Capsicum annuum

Cayenne Pepper has been planted 19 times by Growstuff members.


cayenne pepper is an annual crop (living and reproducing in a single year or less)

Median lifespan

90 days

First harvest expected

90 days after planting



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How to grow cayenne peppers

Grown for: fruit (1)

Plant from: seed (6), seedling (3), advanced plant (1), (1)

Plant in: sun (12), semi-shade (3), (3)

Scientific names

  • Capsicum annuum
  • Capsicum annuum

Alternate names

  • Guinea spice
  • cow-horn pepper
  • aleva
  • bird pepper
  • red pepper

Cayenne pepper varieties

cayenne pepper is a variety of capsicum annuum.

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