The price of Siling Labuyo (small chilli pepper) in Q Mart reached 900 pesos per kilo.
Presyo ng siling labuyo sa Mega Q Mart, umaabot na sa P900 kada kilo; mga tindera, ayaw nang magbenta ng tingi, sa halip, tinitimbang na ang sili o di kaya’y naka-pakete ng 4-6 na piraso sa presyong P10 @dzbb
Vendors of small chilli pepper, when selling, opted to sell by the kilo or
being packaged with 4-6 pieces at a price of 10 pesos.
Siling labuyo is popularly used by Filipinos to flavor vinegar to be used as a
spicy condiment, while its leaves are usually consumed as a vegetable, such as in
the dish Tinola.
Health benefits of siling labuyo includes easing arthritis, rheumatism, dyspepsia,
flatulence, and toothache.
It can also be used as a natural insect repellent or pesticide when mixed with water.