Belonging to the Capsicum genus (Capsicum annuum var. annuum (Grossum Group) 'Purple Beauty'), Purple Beauty is a variety of Sweet pepper. 'Purple Beauty' is considered a OP (open polliated) cultivar. When ripe, fruit appear in these approximate colours: Bright Purple and Red.
Deep purple eggplant colored pepper in the unripe stage, green on inside. Ripens to red. 70-80 days.Purple Beauty grows as an Annual/Perennial and is a Vegetable. Being an annual / perennial, it tends to grow either as a single season plant, or a plant that can stay in your garden for many years. Purple Beauty is known for growing to a height of approximately 1.46 feet (that's 45.0 cm in metric) with a erect-like habit.
Being a fairly low maintenance plant, Purple Beauty Sweet pepper is normally quite easy to grow provided a minimum level of care is given throughout the year. It will be helpful to note the correct soil, sun and water needs of this plant to ensure that this plant thrives.
This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Purple Beauty have been kindly provided by our members.
Start seeds indoors six to eight weeks before last frost date.Sow 0.25 inches (0.64 cm) deep with a guideline distance of 0.98 inches (2.5 cm). Soil temperature should be kept higher than 20°C / 68°F to ensure good germination.
By our calculations, you should look at sowing Purple Beauty about 32 days before your last frost date.
Purple Beautey, Purple Baeuty,
This plant was already here when I arrived. Did very poorly. Flowered briefly but never fruited even once. Too pest and disease prone. First aphids, then scale, then leaf fungus, then leaf curl virus.
TangoFlowers about growing Sweet pepper 'Purple Beauty'
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