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    What are these? Are they the same as Capsicum? In england we just call a capsicum a pepper but I don't know if I can eat these or not.


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  • #2
    Yep. They are part of that family.

    The large mild form is called bell pepper in the U.S. and Canada

    EDIT: I should add the pepper shown in the article is what a 'bell pepper' looks like here if you wanted to compare.
    Last edited by nineteenwinters; 08-18-2011, 06:21 PM.


    • #3
      If you google bell pepper, you'll find pictures of bell peppers.

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