California Wonder Pepper | Capsicum annuum | Certified Organic by Ecocert Canada | Annual | Open Pollinated | Heirloom
Exceptionally large blocky pepper that is a wide wall and turns red regardless of the weather. 3-5” fruit. Bigger than King Crimson Pepper. Resistance to Tobacco Mosaic Virus. Original Breeder: Burpee, a hit since 1928.
Young peppers are green, turns colour as they mature.
Companion plants: Basil, Onion, Dill, Nasturtium, Marigold, Oregano, Parsley, Chives, Tomato, Carrot.
Far from: Beans, Broccoli, Cabbage, Brussels Sprouts, Fennel.
Planting tip: Sow seeds indoors 6-8 weeks before planting date. For best results harden off at 18-19°C
Harvesting tip: Harvest first fruit promptly to further stimulate fruit production.
Storage tip: Store at 10-12°C with a relative humidity of 95%