|Common Name: Hot Pepper... Ornamental Pepper|
Cultivar or Variety: NuMex Twilight
Characteristics of Plant
|An edible ornamental pepper plant that is both hot and spicy as well as being pretty. NuMex Twilight is a piquin-type plant that produces an abundance of multi-colored fruits.|
The fruits are held upright in clusters above the foliage and are about 3/4" wide and almost as long. The fruits start out a bright deep purple that turns to yellow than orange and finally to red. The fruits are edible in all stages and are hotter the closer to the red color you get. Full maturity is in about 100 days.
A plant that can be both decorative in the garden and edible at the same time.
Zone Hardiness up to
When to Sow Seed
Seed Sowing Depth
Seed Needs Light to Germinate
Days to Germination
1- 2 feet