Pepper Sweet Purple Beauty Seeds

Pepper Sweet Purple Beauty Seeds

Capsicum annuum

Item #0080

75 days from transplanting. Uniquely beautiful, as these peppers grow, they change from creamy lime color to deep purple and eventually red. Productive, very early, and compact, the fruits have milder flavor and a contrasting lime green interior. The color magically turns green when cooked. Purple Beauty is sure to deliver no matter your climate! Also grown for ornamentals; great in containers.

This packet yields approximately 24 plants when started indoors.

Days to Emerge:
10-25 days

Seed Depth:
1/4”

Seed Spacing:
Start indoors

Row Spacing:
2’-3'

Thinning:
Start indoors,
plant seedlings
18”-24" apart outside


When to sow outside: For mild climates only: 2 to 4 weeks after average last frost, 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 average last frost, 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.

Harvesting: Harvest peppers at any color stage—creamy lime, purple, or red.

Artist: Estelle DeRidder



Send your photo to us

Learn & Grow

View all Articles

Natural Pest Control Tips

Provide Diversity

Why do large monoculture farms use so many pesticides? Because, their huge fields of a single crop are like big neon signs to…

More…

The Secret is in the Soil

What is Soil?

Soil is a diverse mix of substances, teeming with life and composed of minerals, decayed plant and animal matter, water, and air. It…

More…