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Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Shrub
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Fruit: Showy
Edible to birds
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Uses: Vegetable
Suitable as Annual
Edible Parts: Fruit
Propagation: Seeds: Start indoors
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger

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The Top Tomatoes, Peppers and EggplantsThe Top Tomatoes, Peppers and Eggplants
By dave on 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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Location: On a local fruit and vegetable market, Rio de Janeiro, BrazilDate: 2014-02-02
By bonitin
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Date: 2013-02-21
By Paul2032
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Location: On a local fruit and vegetable market, Rio de Janeiro, BrazilDate: 2014-02-02
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Location: BF House - Chesterfield, Mo. (MOBOT)Date: 2009-09-28
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Location: My Northeastern Indiana Gardens - Zone 5bDate: 2011-05-10
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Date: 2012-11-08Baby bell peppers
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Location: Arbor Gate Nursery, Tomball, TXDate: 2013-10-05
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Location: On a local fruit and vegetable market, Rio de Janeiro, BrazilDate: 2014-02-02
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Location: On a local fruit and vegetable market, Rio de Janeiro, BrazilDate: 2014-02-02
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Location: My garden, Ghent, BelgiumDate: 2016-05-21
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