Ornamental Pepper Plants
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Tomato like potted plant

Zone CR0 1EP | Anonymous added on September 1, 2019 | Answered

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....

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GKH_Susan
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Answered on September 5, 2019

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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