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Hot Ornamental Pepper 'Maui Purple' Seeds

One of the most gorgeous plants we have grown!

Availability: In stock

$2.95
All orders are hand-packaged and may take UP TO TWO weeks to arrive.
Thank you for your patience during this time.

Details

Maui Purple peppers are hot, grow upright, and turn from dark purple to red when mature. The plants have dark purple stems, green and dark purple leaves, and violet-purple flowers. The attractive foliage and fruits lend well to ornamental uses, but the hot fruits make excellent culinary additions as well, including a tasty powder. One of the most gorgeous plants we have grown! A variety from Hawaii, USA. Non-Isolated.

SHU: 50,000 - 70,000 

Michigan Seeds 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 18-24 in. (45-60 cm)
Plant Spacing 18-24 in. (45-60 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 90-100
Propagation Methods From seed; sow indoors before last frost
Seed Collecting Allow unblemished fruit to ripen; clean and dry seeds
Heat (Scoville Heat Units) 50,000-99,999 SHU
Pepper Color Purple changing to red
Pepper Shape Tapered
Pepper Size Small (under 2in. in length)
Pepper Usage Drying, Fresh (salsa, salads)
Seeds Per Pack 10