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Capsicum annuum ssp. Conoides Group var. annuum 'Ancho'

Ancho Pepper

Poblano Pepper
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Capsicum annuum ssp. Conoides Group var. annuum 'Ancho' is available at:
Scientific Name Capsicum annuum ssp. Conoides Group var. annuum 'Ancho'
Principal Common Name Ancho Pepper
Common Name(s) Poblano Pepper
Description Pepper plant with mild, squat, thick walled green drooping fruit. Slightly hotter than a bell pepper.
General Comments Used for chili rellanos, dried poblano is called ancho chili.
Nativity Tropical America
Height Range 1 - 3 FT
Spread Range 1 - 3 FT
Flower Showy N
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
Leaf Color Dark Green
Leaf Texture Medium : Shiny : Smooth
Form Edible : Subshrub
Flower Color Greenish White
Flower Time Spring : Summer
Ease of Growing Easy
Light Preferences Sun (minimum 8 hours direct sun)
Soil Preferences Moist : Rich : Well-drained
Watering Preferences Drought Tolerant : Medium
Outstanding Features Color : Edible : Flavor : Heat Tolerant

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