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Pepper
Capsicum annuum 'Alba Regia'

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

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Spacing:

12-15 in. (30-38 cm)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Sun to Partial Shade

Heat (Pungency):

Sweet (0 Scoville Units)

Fruit Shape:

Oblong

Fruit Size:

Medium (4" to 6" in length)

Fruit Color:

Yellow changing to red

Disease Resistance:

Unknown - Tell us

Seed Type:

Open-pollinated

Usage:

Fresh (salsa, salads)

Frying

Stuffing

Roasting

Drying

Other details:

This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

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:

Allow unblemished fruit to ripen; clean and dry seeds

Ferment seeds before storing

Days to Maturity:

Mid (69-80 days)

Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral

On Feb 26, 2009, melody from Benton, KY (Zone 7a) wrote:

Information only. I have not grown this plant.

Hungarian heirloom 90-110 days. Yellow changing to red. some have a flat bottom, some have a point.