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Capsicum annuum 'Anaheim Mild'

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

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Spacing:

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Heat (Pungency):

Mild (1 to 1,000 Scoville Units)

Fruit Shape:

Tapered

Fruit Size:

Large (more than 6" in length)

Fruit Color:

Green changing to red

Disease Resistance:

Unknown - Tell us

Seed Type:

Open-pollinated

Usage:

Pickling

Other details:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Suitable for growing in containers

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:

Unknown - Tell us

Days to Maturity:

Mid (69-80 days)

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

La Salle, Colorado

California, Missouri

Chandler, Oklahoma

Kirkland, Washington

Gardeners' Notes:

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neutral
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RatingContent
Positive

On Mar 5, 2010, Caedi25 from Kirkland, WA (Zone 8b) wrote:

Experimented with a plant start in a half wine barrel on the southwest corner of our deck last year and were amazed at how busy and disease/insect free this pepper is, especially in our 8b zone. Produced several healthy "crops" throughout its season. Whoda thought?

Neutral

On Nov 12, 2004, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

An 80 day 7 x 1 1/2 inch green to red low heat open pollinated pepper.