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Week 8 – February 20, 2024

Plant Information

Cajun Belle Pepper

  • Cajun Belle Pepper - Bloom

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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Capsicum annuum

Common Name: Hot Pepper, Bell Pepper, Mini Bell

Hardiness Degree: 32°F (0.0°C)

Plant Habit: Upright

Characteristics: Drought Tolerant, Heat Tolerant, Low Maintenance

Water: Light

Fertilize: Once a month

Spacing: 16 - 22" (41 - 56cm)

Height: 24" (61cm)

Width: 24" (61cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Harvest the mildly spicy bell peppers either green or red. Excellent for salsa. For a tasty side dish, stuff with cheese and rice, then bake.

Grower Information:

  • Produces bell peppers with mildly spicy taste just right for fresh eating and salsa.
  • Harvest green or red.
  • Best in-ground and in containers.