Week 19 – May 09, 2021

Plant Information

Snackabelle Red Pepper

  • Snackabelle Red Pepper - Bloom
  • Snackabelle Red Pepper - Container
  • Snackabelle Red Pepper - Displays
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Capsicum annuum

Common Name: Sweet Pepper

Hardiness Degree: 40°F (4.4°C)

Blooming Season: Late Spring, Summer

Plant Habit: Mounded

Characteristics: Culinary Use

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Every two weeks

Spacing: 12 - 18" (30 - 46cm)

Height: 18 - 24" (46 - 61cm)

Width: 12 - 18" (30 - 46cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Mini-bell pepper ripens from green to deep red. Perfect eating at any stage of ripeness. Thick fruit walls and rich, sweet flavour make Snackabelle Red great for snacking or cooking, and the small fruit size means no leftovers. Perfect for stuffing because the broad fruit stay upright. Push down or cut around stem cap to release seed cavity for quick and easy cleaning. Earlier to ripen than standard bell peppers. Compact plant habit, great for in-ground or medium containers.

Grower Information:

  • Thick-walled, blunt-end peppers have rich, sweet flavour great for fresh eating from green to red, and hold up well through grilling and stuffing.
  • “Easy-out” stem and seeds – simply push down or cut around cap to release seed cavity for quick cleaning.
  • Best in containers or in-ground.