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Capsicum annuum ssp. Grossum Group var. annuum 'Pimento Elite'

Pimento Elite Pepper

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Plant Facts

Scientific Name Capsicum annuum ssp. Grossum Group var. annuum 'Pimento Elite'
Principal Common Name Pimento Elite Pepper
Common Name(s)
Synonym
Description Roundish, tapered end, sweet edible garden pepper about 3", thick flesh, ripens to bright red. High yield.
General Comments Peppers are green when immature and ripen to red.
Origin
Nativity Tropical America
Height Range 1 - 3 FT
Spread Range 1 - 3 FT
Flower Showy N
Warning
Sunset Zones 1 : 2 : 3 : 4 : 5 : 6 : 7 : 8 : 9 : 10 : 11 : 12 : 13 : 14 : 15 : 16 : 17 : 18 : 19 : 20 : 21 : 22 : 23 : 24
USDA Zones 1 : 2a : 2b : 3a : 3b : 4a : 4b : 5a : 5b : 6a : 6b : 7a : 7b : 8a : 8b : 9a : 9b : 10a : 10b : 11
Leaf Color Dark Green
Leaf Texture Medium : Shiny : Smooth
Form Edible : Shrub
Flower Color White
Flower Time Spring : Summer
Months
Ease of Growing Easy
Light Preferences Sun (minimum 8 hours direct sun)
Soil Preferences Moist : Rich : Well-drained
Watering Preferences Medium
Outstanding Features Edible : Flavor : Heat Tolerant

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