Ornamental Chili Pepper (Capsicum annuum 'Filus Blue') in the Peppers Database

Vegetables
Heredity: Open Pollinated
Country of Origin: USA, New Mexico

Data specific to Peppers (Edit)
General Type: Ornamental
Pepper Shape: Other: Ovoid
Fruit Length: 0.5 - 0.75 inch
Fruit Width at Shoulders: 0.5 - 0.75 inch
Fruit Ripening Color Sequence: Other: Indigo/purple to Orange to Red
Days to First Harvest and Maturity: 70-80 Indigo blue, 90 Orange to Red
Scoville Heat Units (approximate SHU): 40,000 - 58,000 blue, milder when red.
Heat: Hot 30K-300K SHU

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Plant Height: 6 - 16 inches
Plant Spread: 6 - 10 inches
Fruit: Showy
Uses: Vegetable
Suitable as Annual
Awards and Recognitions: RHS AGM

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