PlantsPeppers→Ornamental Pepper (Capsicum annuum 'Purple Flash')

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General Type: Ornamental
Pepper Shape: Round
Fruit Ripening Color Sequence: Other: Black

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 11 +4.4 °C (40 °F) to +7.2 °C (50 °F)
Plant Height: 12 to 18 inches
Plant Spread: 18 to 24 inches
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Other: Green, Purple and White
Fruit: Showy
Fruiting Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Flower Color: Purple
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Late summer or early fall
Uses: Vegetable
Suitable as Annual
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Days to germinate: 5 to 7
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Awards and Recognitions: Texas Superstar®

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