Botanical Name: Capsicum annuum
Days to Maturity: 75–85 days from transplanting
Hardiness: Frost-sensitive perennial grown as an annual
Plant Dimensions: 18" tall, 12"–15" wide
Variety Information: 4" long, 3 ½" wide. Peppers start out green then turn orange when mature.
Attributes: Good for Containers
When to Sow Outside: For mild climates only: 2 to 4 weeks after your average last frost date, when soil temperature is at least 70°F.
When to Start Inside: RECOMMENDED. 8 to 10 weeks before transplanting. Ideal soil temperature for germination is 70°–90°F. Transplant seedlings outside 2 to 4 weeks after your average last frost date, and when daytime temperatures are at least 70?F, and nighttime temperatures are at least 55°F. Mild Climates: May be sown in late summer for fall/winter crop.
Days to Emerge: 10–25 days
Seed Depth: 1/4"
Seed Spacing: Start indoors
Row Spacing: 24"–36"
Thinning: Start indoors, plant seedlings 18"–24" apart outside
Harvesting: 'Coral Belle' can be harvested green, or, if left on the vine, will mature to bright orange and be very sweet.