Medusa Ornamental Pepper
Scientific Name : Capsicum annuum
Common Name : Annual Ornamental Pepper, Potted Plant
Hardiness Degree : 40°F (4.4°C)
Blooming Season : Summer, Late Summer
Plant Habit : Mounded, Upright
Characteristics : Heat Tolerant, Low Maintenance
Water : Medium
Fertilize : None or when needed only
Spacing : 4-8" (10-20cm)
Height : 6-8" (15-20cm)
Width : 4-6" (10-15cm)
Exposure : Sun
General Information : Very prolific, with 40 to 50 fruits per plant. Fruit colors range from ivory, yellow and orange to bright red. The entire color range is displayed at once. Naturally dwarf, well-branched plant with dark foliage. Heat tolerant and low maintenance.
Idea &Tips : Place in a sunny location in well-drained soil. Keep soil evenly moist; water when dry and more often in hot temperatures. Add mulch around plant to help retain water.