Medusa is part of the Capsicum genus and is a Chili pepper variety. Its scientific name is Capsicum annuum longum group 'Medusa'. This variety typically produces fruit in the following colours: Cadmium red and Pastel yellow. The leaves of this particular variety normally show as Cadmium green colour.
PVP#200000140 issued to PanAmerican Seed Company
Date filed: 01/21/2000, Certificate Issued 03/23/2001
Years protected: 20
Mexico is believed to be where Medusa originates from.
Typically, Medusa Chili pepper is normally fairly low maintenance and can thus be quite easy to grow - only a basic level of care is required throughout the year to ensure it thrives. Being aware of the basic growing conditions this plant likes (soil, sun and water) will result in a strong and vibrant plant.
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How to grow Chili pepper 'Medusa'
Growing Medusa from seed
By our calculations, you should look at sowing Medusa about 38 days before your last frost date.
Chili pepper 'Medusa' information
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