Justin W. Hancock

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Written on August 23, 2010 at 6:40 am , by

blogblackpearlHere’s a real “wow” plant for you! ‘Black Pearl’ ornamental pepper. Enjoy it for its dark foliage in spring and early summer — then the grape-sized round black fruits enchant in summer before they put on a real show and turn dazzling red in early autumn. It’s one of my favorite varieties — a staple in my garden (and an All-America Selections winner back in 2006!).