Pimientos, rocoto y ajíes. Pimiento peruano
Capsicum include peppers, sweet peppers and paprika, and a wide variety of chilies (ajíes, as they are known in Peru) and rocoto peppers. They range from the sweet to the very spicy, and come in various shapes and colors. Peru and Bolivia are two of Capsicum's places of origin. They are grown all across Peru, from the arid coastal deserts to the Amazon covering the highest areas of the Andes.