Giant Mexican Peppers
There is good opportunity for the development of new varieties of peppers through the blending of strains of Various races, as several are available. Peppers grow far to the North, but they were originally of semi-tropical habitat. This handsome specimen from Mexico is being utilized by Mr. Burbank in some crossbreeding experiments.
This image is from: Luther Burbank: his methods and discoveries and their practical application. Volume 7 Chapter 5