Week 25 – June 20, 2021

Plant Information

Red Standard Pepper

  • Red Standard Pepper - Bloom
  • Red Standard Pepper - Container
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Capsicum annuum

Common Name: Sweet Bell Pepper

Hardiness Degree: 60°F (15.6°C)

Blooming Season: Late Spring, Summer

Plant Habit: Upright

Characteristics: Culinary Use

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Once a month

Spacing: 12 - 16" (30 - 41cm)

Height: 22 - 25" (56 - 64cm)

Width: 12 - 16" (30 - 41cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Harvest green or red! Quick-to-mature peppers turn red under warm-to-hot conditions.

Grower Information:
Exclusively Burpee!

This colossal, green-to-red bell pepper produces thick-walled fruit that adjusts well from cool to warmer seasons. It offers early maturity and high yields, and the peppers will ripen to red quickly in hot climates. It also offers excellent disease resistance and an early, bush-growing habit. Gardeners will love how easy it is to grow these peppers in the ground or in patio containers.