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

Heredity: Open Pollinated
Country of Origin: India

Data specific to Peppers (Edit)
General Type: Asian
Pepper Shape: Tapered
Fruit Length: 3 - 4"
Fruit Width at Shoulders: 0.75 - 1"
Fruit Ripening Color Sequence: Green to Red
Days to First Harvest and Maturity: 70 green, 80-90 red.
Scoville Heat Units (approximate SHU): 1500
Heat: Mild 100-2500 SHU

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Plant Height: One source says 18-24", another 48-60".
Fruit: Showy
Uses: Vegetable
Suitable as Annual

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