Calico Ornamental Peppers have variegated purple, cream and green foliage. The glossy black peppers will turn red when mature. Some say that you can look but do not touch because though they may look tempting, they are hot!
Ornamental Peppers produce an abundant amount of colorful peppers on compact plants. Most are edible but consume with caution, some varieties are extremely hot! Most of the time ornamental peppers are lacking in flavor compared to garden varieties. The variety of colors, sizes and shapes make them great as accent plants. Try them in mass plantings for an exciting show!
Size: #6, #10 Deco
Spacing: Plant 12″ to 14″ apart.
Height: Grows 10″ to 12″ tall.
How To Grow: Plant in full sun.
Outstanding Features: Very heat tolerant.
Tips: CAUTION! Calico peppers are hot!
Uses: Garden Bed, Containers, Landscapes