Hot Pepper (Capsicum anuum 'Red Hot Cherry') in the Peppers Database

Days to harvest: 77

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Fruit: Showy
Other: 1 - 2 inch round fruits ripen to red
Uses: Vegetable
Suitable as Annual
Edible Parts: Fruit
Propagation: Seeds: Days to germinate: 10 - 14 days at 70 - 80°
Depth to plant seed: 1/4 inch
Start indoors
Other info: Plant out when soil reaches 65°

Posted by lauribob (N Central Wash. - the dry side - Zone 5b) on Dec 2, 2018 3:28 PM

I planted one plant this year and it produced enough attractive red cherry peppers to pickle up in 2 pint jars. I just did them in the frig instead of canning. They were nice and crisp, hot, with a touch of sweet. I really like them.

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