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Colossal Hybrid Sweet Pepper
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Colossal Hybrid Sweet Pepper

One of the Biggest Bell Peppers on the Market!

With a flavor as big as their size, these 6-in. bells truly live up to their name. Crisp, juicy peppers ripen from green to red and have a sugary sweet flavor. Vigorous plants have excellent adaptability to the Midwest and Northwest regions even under cool conditions. 70 DAYS.
  • 08804
  • pkt of approx. 10 seeds
  • $6.99
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Product Details

  • Botanical Name: Capsicum annuum 'Colossal' Hybrid
  • Height: 22 - 24 inches.
  • Spacing: 12 - 16 inches apart.
  • Depth: Plant seeds 1/2 inch deep. Start seeds indoors 6 - 8 weeks before the last frost date. The plants should be planted the same depth as in the pots.
  • Spread: 12 - 24 inches.
  • Light Required: Full sun.
  • Yield: High yield potential.
  • Foliage: Dark green foliage.
  • Fruit: Extra-large 6 inches in diameter x 6 inches long. Shape: bell, deep blocky fruit. Color: medium dark green to glossy brilliant red. Flavor: very sweet at red stage, good flavor at green stage as well.
  • Zone: 3 - 9 annual
  • Form: Upright. Tall, vigorous, somewhat erect with good foliage cover.
  • Flower Form: Small white flowers.
  • Soil Requirements: Rich, well-drained soil.
  • Growth Rate: Moderate growth rate.
  • Pruning: None needed.
  • Comments: One of the Biggest Bell Peppers on the Market! With a flavor as big as their size. These 6 inch bells truly live up to their name. Crisp, juicy peppers ripen from green to red and have a sugary sweet flavor. Vigorous plants have excellent adaptability to the Midwest and Northwest regions even under cool conditions.

Shipping

Most times, orders having items with different shipping schedules are held in full until the entire order is ready to ship based on your grow zone.

Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country using the shipping timeframes outlined below. We continually monitor weather conditions for extreme hot or cold and adjust shipping schedules as needed. Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items in July and August.

2019 Fall Shipping Schedule
ZONE SEEDS
1A to 4B 6/18 - 11/1
5A & 5B 6/18 - 11/1
6A & 6B 6/18 - 11/1
7A & 7B 6/18 - 11/1
8A & 8B 6/18 - 11/1
9A to 10B 6/18 - 11/1
Last Order Date All Grow Zones: Oct 28, 2019

Additional Shipping Notes:

The type of product you order or the weather in our area to yours may affect the anticipated shipping schedule, shifting earlier or later, depending.

Trees and shrubs are kept in the nursery row until full dormant for optimum stress protection.

In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to send your orders via the U.S. Postal Service or FedEx. Large orders or large items may be shipped to you in multiple packages.

Sorry, we cannot ship products to Hawaii, Alaska, APO/FPO or outside the contiguous United States. Please provide a street address as some products are unable to be delivered to Post Office boxes.

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