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

Vegetables
Year Introduced: 1997
Heredity: Hybrid
Hybridizer or Originator: Stokes

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: 28- 38 inches
Plant Spread: 15- 20 inches
Fruit: Showy
Uses: Vegetable
Suitable as Annual
Edible Parts: Fruit
Propagation: Seeds: Can handle transplanting
Pollinators: Self

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