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Sweety Drop Pepper Pimenta Biquinho Little Beak Pepper Plant

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Pimenta Biquinho or Little Beak Pepper plant, also known as Chupetinho, Pimenta de Bico or Chupetinha is native to Minas Gerais, Brazil. The Biquinho Pepper plant has captivating foliage of dark-green glossy leaves with red and yellow fiery “Hershey’s kisses” shaped Biquinho peppers. This plant produces a mass of chilli fruits also known as ‘sweety drops’ which hang from the plant like small lanterns. Coming from the Habaneros family, Little beak peppers have mild heat level, making them perfect picks for anyone who loves the taste of chilli peppers but does not prefer the ‘heat’ that comes with it. The fast-growing, sweet and fruity flavor of the Biquinho peppers makes it a delicious addition to salads, cheese platters or can be enjoyed on its own or pickled in vinegar. 

Belonging to the tropics, the Chupetinho or Pimenta de Bico pepper plant cannot withstand hard winters hence planting them in pots would be convenient to move them indoors when the weather gets cold. It is a fast-growing plant that needs plenty of sun. Water once the top layer of the soil is dry. For optimum growth humidity in the range of 50% to 70% should be maintained.

Available in the following packaging based on your preference:

  • Nursery 6" - Standard plastic 6-inch planter pot that can be placed inside a larger decorative pot or left as is until it outgrows it.

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Our plants are shipped from our indoor greenhouse in South Florida. Please note all our plants are one of a kind and if you want to message us we can send you a picture of the exact one you will receive. The product image here is intended to be the best representation of what you can expect to receive but yours may have slightly less or more growth depending on the crop we have when your order is placed. Any lifestyle pictures are meant to demonstrate how a fully grown or more mature plant looks for you to get a sense of it in your space.

Botanical Name
Pimenta Biquinho peppers
Common Names
Sweety Drops, Chupetinho, Pimenta de Bico, Little Beak Pepper
Plant Type
Ornamental plant
Mature Size
Grows up to 1-2 feet tall
Sun Exposure
Full sun
Soil Type
Well drained; moist soil
Soil pH
Slightly acidic to neutral
Bloom Time
Late spring or early summer
Flower Color
White flowers
Hardiness Zones
Zone 10-12; try to maintain the soil temperature of 80-90°F
Native Area
Brazil
Toxicity/ Pet Friendly
Non-Toxic

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