Corno di Toro Rosso Pepper, alternatively referred to as Bull's Horn Pepper is a cultivar that typically reaches one meter in height when grown in a container, making it relatively simple to cultivate.
Corno di Torro translates to 'Bull's Horn', and the peppers produced are certainly aptly named; they measure 15-20 cm long, tapering to a bull horn shape and being among the largest of stuffing peppers. The vivid colours and mild, sweet taste make them delicious for fresh use or for roasting, grilling, stir-frying, salad, and BBQ. A versatile and delicious pepper, the Corno di Toro is essential for any garden.
Flavour Profile: Mildly Sweet
Scoville Rating: 0
Plant Care Tips
Sow Jan-April into small pots/trays and keep at 22-28 degrees Transplant to a larger pot and grow on in cooler but not cold conditions Final position/pot to be sheltered and in full sun Keep moist but do not overwater Feed pepper plants once a week once they are flowering
Also known as
RHS Award of Garden Merit.
This plant/cultivar has been awarded the RHS Award of Garden Merit because it has proved to be reliable in appropriate conditions and a good performing plant. For more information on RHS Award of Garden Merit plants visit .rhs.org.uk/plants
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