Chilly Chili 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 : 13-15" (33-38cm)
Height : 9-10" (23-25cm)
Width : 13-14" (33-36cm)
Exposure : Sun
General Information : Blunt-nosed peppers start as greenish-yellow, change to orange and mature to dark red. Plant produces “non-pungent” fruit.
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.