Scientific Name: Capsicum annuum
Hardiness Degree: 40°F (4.4°C)
Blooming Season: Summer, Autumn
Plant Habit: Mounded
Characteristics: Heat Tolerant
Fertilize: None or when needed only
Spacing: 5 - 7" (13 - 18cm)
Height: 4 - 5" (10 - 13cm)
Width: 6 - 8" (15 - 20cm)
General Information: Colorful, little, round fruits are so attractive in their own right that they are grown just for show. Fruit is edible, but not palatable. Shows multiple colours on the same plant.
- Pump up your Autumn pot plant sales with an unusual fruit form and multicolours!
- Small, round peppers show multiple colours simultaneously to make a high-impact display for outdoor and indoor decorating.
- Compact, heavily branched plants with determinate growth.
- Perfect for quart and Mum Pals programs, plus Autumn mixed containers.
NOTE: Fruit is very hot on Hot Pops Purple, and medium hot on Hot Pops Yellow.
Fruit colour: Purple
Plug crop time (weeks): 4-5
Potting to sale (weeks): 7-13 for Autumn finish
Pot size: Quart
Fruit size: 0.4 in./1 cm round
Height: 4-5 in./10-13 cm
'Hot Pops Purple'
Protection Information: US9,301,465