Week 38 – September 16, 2019

Plant Information

Jungle Parrot Pepper

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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Capsicum Annum

Common Name: Sweet Bell Pepper

Blooming Season: Late Spring, Summer

Plant Habit: Mounded

Characteristics: Culinary Use

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Once a month

Spacing: 18 - 20" (46 - 51cm)

Height: 12 - 18" (30 - 46cm)

Width: 12 - 18" (30 - 46cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Jungle Parrot is an excellent choice for space-saving gardening.
The plants grow strong without support and perform equally well in containers or in the ground.
Blocky, bell-shaped fruit ripens from dark green to red and can be eaten at either stage.
Mature fruit size is 3"; harvest more than a dozen peppers from each plant.

Grower Information:
Exclusively Burpee!

Jungle Parrot is an excellent choice for space-saving gardening. The plants grow strong without support and perform equally well in containers or in the ground. The blocky, bell-shaped fruit ripens from dark green (days to harvest: 65) to red (days to harvest: 75), and can be eaten at either stage. More than a dozen peppers can be harvested from each plant.