Pepper 'Peppi Grande Red'
- Crisp, sweet flavor
- Harvest at young or mature stage
This is a type of sweet Italian pepper called Marconi. The fruits have a glossy, golden yellow skin and thick-walled yellow flesh with a crisp sweetness. The plants grow about 18-24 inches tall and hold the fruits up on hefty stems. This is a versatile pepper for sautéeing, roasting, grilling, or eating straight off the plant for a delicious, healthy snack.
Type: Sweet Non-Bell Pepper
Fruit Size: 8-10 inches
Fruit Description: Green/Yellow, Crisp, Sweet Flavor
Homeowner Growing Tips: Peppers can be harvested at young or mature stages. The longer the fruit is left on the plant the more flavor (or heat) it has. Pick often for continuous harvest. Grow in moist, well-drained soil.