Hot Pepper (Capsicum annuum 'Hero') in the Peppers Database

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Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Fruit: Showy
Uses: Vegetable
Suitable as Annual

The Top Tomatoes, Peppers and EggplantsThe Top Tomatoes, Peppers and Eggplants
August 1, 2015

Tomatoes, peppers, and eggplants are all in the nightshade family. Let's open the Summer Vegetables Celebration Week with a look at the top varieties of each of these highly popular home garden vegetables.

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What kind of pepper could this be? by Elmigo Jul 29, 2019 4:32 PM 12
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