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Asked by
Anonymous on
September 1, 2019

Q. Tomato like potted plant

Hi all. I bought this adorable little “tomato”plant but now I am not sure if I can eat them please see pictures. Please help….

Answered by
GKH_Susan on
September 5, 2019
Certified Expert
A.

It's an ornamental pepper and it's not recommended you eat them because growers use chemical means for pests. They are typically purchased for decoration.

https://extension.unl.edu/statewide/douglas-sarpy/pdfs/ce/resources/ce-g1879-garden-peppers.pdf

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