Belmont is a variety of Sweet pepper which is a member of the Capsicum family. Its botanical name is Capsicum annuum var. annuum (Grossum Group) 'Belmont'. 'Belmont' is considered a hybrid cultivar.
Developed by Asgrow Seed Company, Belmont is a heavy, thick-walled hybrid sweet bell pepper that ripens from green to red. Its long, blocky fruits are borne in abundance on a tall bushy plant with lots of foliage cover to protect from sunscald. Belmont offers the potential for a longer harvest period. Information gathered from NMSU.This variety is an Vegetable that typically grows as an Annual, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of a single year. Belmont is known for growing to a height of approximately 1.46 feet (that's 45.0 cm in metric).
United States is believed to be where Belmont originates from.
Belmont Sweet pepper is normally fairly low maintenance and quite easy to grow, as long as a level of basic care is provided throughout the year. Being aware of the basic soil, sun and water preferences will result in a happier and healthier plant.
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By our calculations, you should look at sowing Belmont about 60 days before your last frost date.
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