Bell Pepper (Capsicum annuum 'Mavras') in the Peppers Database

Vegetables
Year Introduced: 1995
Heredity: Hybrid
Country of Origin: Europe
Hybridizer or Originator: Enza Zaden

Data specific to Peppers (Edit)
Disease Resistance: Tobacco Mosaic Virus
General Type: Bell
Fruit Length: 3 - 4"
Fruit Width at Shoulders: 3 - 3.5"
Fruit Ripening Color Sequence: Other: Purplish Black to Deep Red
Days to First Harvest and Maturity: 70-80 Black/Purple
Wall Thickness: Thick
Heat: Sweet<100SHU

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Moderately acid (5.6 – 6.0)
Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Plant Height: 20 - 36 inches
Plant Spread: 15- 20 inches
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Fruit: Showy
Uses: Vegetable
Suitable as Annual
Edible Parts: Fruit
Eating Methods: Raw
Cooked
Pollinators: Self

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Comments:
Posted by farmerdill (Augusta Georgia - Zone 8a) on Aug 1, 2013 2:17 PM

A black to red hybrid with 3.5 x 3 inch fruits. Early. Quite attractive and reasonably productive.

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