Pepper (Capsicum annuum 'Takara') in the Peppers Database

Heredity: Hybrid
Days to harvest: 60

Data specific to Peppers (Edit)
General Type: Asian
Other: A hybrid Shishito
Pepper Shape: Cylindrical
Fruit Length: 3"
Fruit Width at Shoulders: 1"
Fruit Ripening Color Sequence: Green to Red
Days to First Harvest and Maturity: 60 green.
Scoville Heat Units (approximate SHU): 100-500 (Approximately 10% are hotter.)
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: 18"
Fruit: Showy
Fruiting Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Uses: Vegetable
Suitable as Annual
Edible Parts: Fruit
Eating Methods: Raw
Propagation: Seeds: Days to germinate: 14 to 28 days
Start indoors

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