Mediterranean native to 2 ft. tall and 1 1/2 ft. wide. First growth produces a clump of bright green, roundish to heart-shaped, tooth-edged leaves. Foliage clumps send up stems set with feathery leaves; in summer, bear umbrella-like clusters of tiny white flowers at stem tips. Use fresh leaves in salads; use seeds (which appear after about 4 months of growth) for flavoring baked goods and confections.
These popular vegetables, members of the genus Capsicum, are native to the tropical Americas....
Upright growth to 3 ft. tall and 2 ft. wide, with solid deep red flowers.
The true species grows to 1 1/2 ft. high and 1 ft. wide, but plants sold under this name are usually m...