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Twenty-seven - Pepper

  Pepper   胡椒   

 
Ground Pepper   胡椒粉   
 
Chili Peppers   辣椒   
 
THE PLANT   植物   

The Black pepper is a plant that is grown to produce the dried fruit called the peppercorn, and the ground pepper derived from it.   

 
Peppercorns   胡椒子   

The smaller the peppercorn the hotter it tastes, but as they grow they lose a little heat while their aroma intensifies.   

The most popular sweet pepper in the United States is the bell pepper.    

As bell peppers mature, their color changes from green to red and they become sweeter.   
 
Bell Peppers   柿子椒   

Green, yellow, orange, and red bell peppers are all from the same species of plant, but they are in different stages of ripening.