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Black Pearl Pepper Seeds

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Number of Seeds per Pack: 10

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Black Pearl Pepper Seeds

Black Pearl Peppers are growing in popularity because of their unique deep purple/black leaves and scores of shiny round black-purple "pearls" of fruit. The black pearls mature to a bright red pepper that is known to be one of the hottest pepper available.

Black Pearl performs well as either a bedding or pot plant. The striking colors of this plant offer a vibrant accent to home gardens throughout the summer and fall seasons.

Black Pearl peppers are frequently referred to as "ornamental peppers". Ornamental peppers is the term given to pepper plants that are extremely attractive in the garden, but too hot for most people''s taste. Many have been bred recently for their appearance alone. Peppers are heat and sun lovers, so they can provide some color in the garden when other flowers are struggling.

These Peppers were a recent All-America Selections (AAS) Flower and Vegetable Award Winner.

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Additional Details
  • Family: Solanaceae (so-lan-AY-see-ee)
  • Genus: Capsicum (KAP-sih-kum)
  • Species: annuum (AN-yoo-um)
  • Cultivar:Black Pearl
  • Category: Ornamental pepper
  • Height:18-24 in. (45-60 cm)
  • Spacing: 15-18 in. (38-45 cm), 18-24 in. (45-60 cm)
  • Germination Time:up to 35 days
  • Days to Maturity: 85 - 100 days
  • Sun Exposure: Full Sun
  • Heat (Pungency):Extremely Hot (above 300,000 Scoville units
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  • Bloom Time:
  • Fruit Shape:Round
  • Fruit Size: Small (under 2")
  • Fruit Color:Purple changing to Red
  • Soil Requirements: 5.6 to 6.0 (acidic), 6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic), 6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)
  • Propagation Methods: From seed, sow indoors before last frost or direct sow outdoors after last frost.
  • Other Details: Average water needs, water regularly, do not over-water. This plant is suitable for growing in containers and/or indoor growing. Extreme care should be exercised when ingesting and handling the pepper and it's seeds.

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