Sweet Pepper (Capsicum annuum 'Garden Sunshine') in the Peppers Database

Heredity: Open Pollinated

Data specific to Peppers (Edit)
General Type: Bell
Fruit Length: 4 - 7"
Fruit Width at Shoulders: 3 - 4"
Fruit Ripening Color Sequence: Yellow to Orange to Red
Days to First Harvest and Maturity: 80 yellow (holds weeks at yellow), 100 orange-red
Heat: Sweet<100SHU

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Plant Height: 12 - 16 inches
Plant Spread: 12 - 18 inches
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Fruit: Showy
Uses: Vegetable
Suitable as Annual
Edible Parts: Fruit
Propagation: Seeds: Can handle transplanting
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger

Garden Sunshine Pepper

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Posted by saltmarsh (Water Valley, Ms - Zone 7b) on Nov 21, 2011 12:19 PM

Compact bell pepper well suited for planting in pots or in ground. Fruits are bell shaped up to 8" long and ripen from yellow to orange then red.

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