Bolivian Rainbow #9127 (30 seeds)
A beautiful ornamental pepper with purple foliage and flowers, it bears a profusion of fruit in a rainbow of colors on 2 to 3 ft. tall plants. The small cone-shaped, 1 in. fruit starts out purple, but turns to yellow to orange, and finally to red, with all color stages on the plant at once. Very hot peppers are edible, but are mainly grown for their striking appearance. 80 days.
Chilly Chili Hybrid #9375 (20 seeds)
This ornamental pepper seems to explode in a riot of color, bringing bright orange and red to landscapes or containers. As a bonus, Chilly Chili is safe to use around children because the peppers are not pungent. Two to 2-1/2 inch long fruit are borne above the foliage and start out greenish-yellow, then turn to orange, and finally to dark red. Plants grow about 1 foot tall and spread up to 14 inches wide. Extremely heat tolerant, Chilly Chili provides garden color even during the hottest summers.
Explosive Ember #9456 (30 seeds)
This ornamental pepper variety is the very essence of purple and makes a beautiful and colorful accent in the landscape or tucked into containers. Plants grow 10 to 14 inches tall and nearly as wide with deep amethyst fruit, stems, and flowers. Small, 1-in. peppers appear first as dark purple, then turn orange and finally mature to bright red. The effect is really quite spectacular and guaranteed to be a focal point of any garden setting. 85 days.
Medusa #9025 (20 seeds)
Narrow, twisted, 2.5-inch long peppers, stand upright above diminutive plants, in a stunning display of color- ivory to yellow, orange, and finally bright red, with all color stages appearing together. The look is intriguing and reminiscent of the 'snaky' hairdo of the mythological character Medusa. Well-branched plants grow no taller than 6 to 8 inches and become literally covered with colorful peppers. Medusa is wonderful for planting in landscape borders as well as for growing in small containers. These peppers are non-pungent, making Medusa safe to plant in areas visited by children.
Numex Easter #9282 (30 seeds)
ALL AMERICA SELECTIONS WINNER. This beautiful pepper puts small clusters of 4 to 6 tapered fruits on top of compact, well-branched plants that are only 8 inches tall. The pepper colors remind one of pastel Easter eggs, ranging from lavender to light yellow to light orange. Plant these in the front of the garden as well as in planters. This is a sturdy performer that tolerates heat, humidity, drought, rain, and wind. Bred by the Chile Pepper Institute at New Mexico State University.
NuMex Twilight #9523 (30 seeds) -- SOLD OUT
An ornamental piquin-type chile with green leaves and purple fruit that ripens to yellow, orange, and then red. This variety has fruit in all four color states at the same time. Very striking and great for containers. 120 days.
Purple Flash #9210 (20 seeds)
Striking flashes of bright purple foliage stand out against almost black leaves while new growth is splashed with creamy white. Small glossy black peppers are hot and although mainly ornamental, are also edible. Plants grow about a foot tall with a slightly wider spread and a layered habit. Perfect for containers or planting in gardens, Purple Flash survives summer heat while still making an exotic display.
Riot #9177 (30 seeds)
Colorful 2 to 3 inch long narrow hot peppers erupt into a riot of color atop short, compact plants for a gorgeous ornamental display. Peppers start out yellow, progress to orange, and finally to deep, bright red, creating a long lasting, multi-colored effect that is reminiscent of brightly burning flames. Riot was developed by Dr. Jim Baggett at Oregon State University, and although classified as ornamental, the peppers are edible. 60-70 days.
Royal Black #9342 (30 seeds)
Absolutely beautiful ornamental pepper is the blackest of any pepper plant we've ever seen. Compact plants grow no more than 2 ft. tall with deep purple-black foliage, dark stems, purple flowers, and jet black tiny piquin-type peppers. The effect is quite striking in the vegetable garden or even the landscape. If you've never grown a black plant, you should really give it a try. Peppers will eventually ripen to red, and are edible although they will be very hot. 90 days.
Sedona Sun Hybrid #9143 (20 seeds) These ornamental peppers put on a dazzling display in gardens or containers,with masses of bright lemon-yellow and deep apricot-orange fruit on small, spreading mounds. Plants grow 9 to 12 inches tall and spread up to 16 inches with the small, hot peppers held above the foliage. Space plants 12 to 14 inches apart in the garden, or grow in containers of your choice. 72 days.
Thai Hot Ornamental #9580 (30 seeds)
These compact, mound-shaped plants have tiny leaves and grow no more than 1 foot tall. They become covered with very hot, 1/2 to 1 inch long red fruit that is held upright on the plant, creating quite a showy display. Used mainly as an ornamental, but fruit is edible although HOT. 90 days.