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Hot Ornamental Pepper ‘Fluorescent Purple’ Seeds (Certified Organic)

The Fluorescent Purple pepper is a beautiful ornamental chili with stunning dark purple leaves, purple flowers, and small, dark purple oval fruits that ripen to a bright red color that gives a wonderful contrast.

Availability: In stock

$3.25
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Details

The Fluorescent Purple pepper is a beautiful ornamental chili with stunning dark purple leaves, purple flowers, and small, dark purple oval fruits that ripen to a bright red color that gives a wonderful contrast. The peppers are thin-walled and have an intense heat. They are ideal for cooking, hot sauces, chili pastes, and drying.

SHU: 30,000-50,000

Michigan Seeds and Plants grown on our farm, Renegade Acres, in Howell, MI!

Certified Organic by Oregon Tilth.

Additional Info

Botanical Name Capsicum annuum
Life Cycle Annual
Min. Time to Germinate 10 Days
Max. Time to Germinate 15 Days
Depth to Sow Seeds 1/4 in.
When to Sow Indoors 8-10 weeks before last spring frost
Growing Height 12-18 in. (30-45 cm)
Plant Spacing 12-15 in. (30-38 cm)
Hardiness N/A
Sun Exposure Full Sun
Danger N/A
Other Details Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
Soil pH Requirements 5.6 to 6.0 (acidic), 6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic), 6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)
Days to Harvest 80-90
Propagation Methods From seed; sow indoors before last frost
Seed Collecting Allow unblemished fruit to ripen; clean and dry seeds
Heat (Scoville Heat Units) 25,000-49,999 SHU
Pepper Color Purple changing to red
Pepper Shape Tapered
Pepper Size Small (under 2in. in length)
Pepper Usage Drying, Fresh (salsa, salads), Pickling
Seeds Per Pack 25