Ornamental pepper is part of the Capsicum genus. Its scientific name is Capsicum annuum. The botanical name epithet for Ornamental pepper (annuum) means 'annual'.Ornamental pepper grows as an annual and is an edible vegetable / fruit. Being an annual plant, it tends to grow best over the course of a single year. Normally grows with a shrubby habit.
Ornamental pepper is normally quite a low maintenance plant and is normally very easy to grow - great for beginner gardeners!
This plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Ornamental pepper have been kindly provided by our members.
By our calculations*, you should look at sowing Ornamental pepper about 56 days before your last frost date .
These plants have been known to grow well alongside Ornamental pepper so consider planting:
These plants will not grow well with Ornamental pepper so avoid planting these within close proximity:
These problems, diseases and pests are known to affect Ornamental pepper plants:
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