Hot Pepper Seeds - Cayenne Purple

Hot Pepper Seeds - Cayenne Purple

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Packet $6.59
1 Ounce $83.99 ($83.99/ounce)
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  • Colorful garden addition that matures from green to purple to red
  • Use for eating or ornamental purposes
  • Excellent yielding plant
  • Scoville Scale: 30,000 - 50,000 Units
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Life Cycle Annual
Planting Season Warm Season
Fruit Size 2 to 6 inches
Growth Habit Multi-Branching, Upright

Flavor Profile Hot; 30K - 50K Scoville heat units
Plant Characteristics Easy to Grow & Maintain
Use Container Garden, Culinary
Growing Conditions Drought Tolerant, Heat Tolerant, Outdoor
Harvest Advantages Dried, Slicing
Plant Resistance Deer

About Hot Pepper Seeds - Cayenne Purple

Capsicum annuum

Seed Type Heirloom Seed
Plant Type Chile

Grow heirloom peppers - Cayenne Purple Pepper Seeds - 30,000-50,000 Scovilles:

Beautiful Cayenne Purple Peppers are impressive not only for their appearance but also for their delicious taste. Plants produce good yields of green peppers that turn purple, then red in the last stage of maturity. Great used fresh, pickled, dried, or ornamentally.

Planting Information

Planting Hot Pepper Seeds - Cayenne Purple

Planting Season Warm Season
Sowing Method Direct Sow, Start Indoors
Light Requirement Full Sun
Planting Depth 1/4 inch
Plant Spacing 12 to 18 inches
Water Needs Average
Hardiness Zones 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Days to Maturity 90 to 120 days
View our Pepper Planting Guide to learn more.


Amount Avg Seed Count
Packet 71
1 Ounce 5,000

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