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2005 Plant List
Annual Flower Research at Bluegrass Lane - 2005
Ornamental Pepper | Black Pearl

Source: PanAmerican Seed Co.


30-Jun: Foliage plant, great deep purple color, top leaves turn into green, flowers not significant; 15-Jul: New green foliage = nice contrast; 30-Jul: Shiny black fruit, amazing ornamental, nest!; 15-Aug: Fruits turned red, no flowers; 1-Sept: Black fruit turned ruby red :), berries turned red; 15-Sept: Spikes of new growth sporadic

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June 30

July 12

August 1

August 18

September 3

Copyright by the Horticulture Section, School of Integrative Plant Science, Cornell University.
More info about flower research, contact:

Dr. William Miller
Horticulture Section
School of Integrative Plant Science
135 Plant Science Bldg.
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
607-255-1799, Fax: 607-255-0599