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Edible Spotlight: Emerald Fire Pepper

Add bit of zing to your dishes with this easy-to-grow, very forgiving pepper. The thick wall of Emerald Fire resists cracking and is plump and delicious.

emerald fire Horticulture

It is at home in the container garden, but does like a little support for its abundance of fruit—typically 20 per plant. It does take a while to mature, so if you live in a cooler climate, it is recommend to start this pepper indoors to get a jump-start on the growing season.

Variety: Emerald Fire Hybrid
Days to Maturity: 90
Habit: Compact
Plant Height: 20 inches
Fruit: Plump, straight, thick walled, 3.5 inches long with a 1.25 inch diameter.

Photo courtesy of All-American Selections