Capsicum annuum from Italy, emigrated with a family to Melrose Park, Illinois, USA. Still very popular in the Italian community.
Whimsically shaped elongated red frying peppers of about 15 - 20 cm long.
Ripen from green to orange into glossy red.
Thin-skinned flesh, juicy with a very sweet taste.
Good yielding bushes of about 60 cm height.