Capsicum is an herb that is also known as red or chili pepper. It comes in a few colors such as red, green, orange and yellow. It is round and glossy. It is not as sweet as other bell peppers.
Capsicum is considered a medicine for several digestion related problem. Green capsicums are very good for the eye. It helps to lower blood pressure and controls cholesterol level. They are also known to burn calories.
Capsicum can be eaten raw or cooked. It is also used for stuffing with fillings like cheese, meat, and rice. It is greatly used as a flavoring agent.