Giant Aconcagua-capsicum annum- Considered the largest pepper in the world, it was named after the highest mountain peak of the Andes (22,834 feet), and likewise the highest peak of both South and North America. It has a very sweet apple like flavor. Huge, long conical shaped fruits attain a size of 2 å_ inches in diameter and many times over 10 inches long. Fruits are very thick and rich in vitamins. Color ripens to light yellow for harvest and bright red at maturity, which is late. Delicious roasted and peeled. Used in salads, stuffed or even stir-fried.