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Capsicum annuum 'Zoey'

Family: Solanaceae (so-lan-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Capsicum (KAP-sih-kum) (Info)
Species: annuum (AN-yoo-um) (Info)
Cultivar: Zoey
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Height:

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Spacing:

15-18 in. (38-45 cm)

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Heat (Pungency):

Extremely Hot (above 30,000 Scoville Units)

Fruit Shape:

Tapered

Fruit Size:

Medium (4" to 6" in length)

Fruit Color:

Green changing to red

Disease Resistance:

Unknown - Tell us

Seed Type:

Hybrid

Usage:

Drying

Pickling

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH 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

Seed Collecting:

N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

Days to Maturity:

Late (more than 80 days)

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Feb 23, 2008, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

From Know You Seed, which offers this information: "Plant with green leaves is medium-tall and erect. The green fruit is smooth, thick and firm, extremely pungent, and good for shipping and storage. It is 17 cm long and 2 cm in diameter, weighs about 29 g, and can be harvested at about 125 days from sowing. Suitable for fresh market and processing."