Ornamental Pepper (Capsicum annuum 'Aurora') in the Peppers Database

Heredity: Open Pollinated

Data specific to Peppers (Edit)
General Type: Ornamental
Pepper Shape: Other: Conical
Fruit Length: 1 - 2 inches
Fruit Width at Shoulders: 0.625 - 0.75 inch
Fruit Ripening Color Sequence: Other: Green to Purple to Orange to Red
Days to First Harvest and Maturity: 60 - 70 green, 85 purple to orange to red
Scoville Heat Units (approximate SHU): 15,000 - 30,000
Heat: Medium Hot 2.5-30K SHU

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Plant Height: 6 - 12 inches
Fruit: Showy
Uses: Vegetable
Suitable as Annual


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