[automatically translated] Much of the variety of pepper, cultivated for food, is considered interesting for ornamental purposes. This is mainly attributable to the fruit that makes this plant suitable for growing in pots and the creation of flower beds and borders. The Research Consortium Co.Ri.SSIA Palermo has launched a search for the purpose of enhancing the chili pot as an ornamental species. They were compared to 34 varieties of hot peppers grown in four different types of vessel, noting the main morphological and aesthetic parameters. The species showed a good adaptability for growing in pots, supporting, at the same time, its use also for ornamental purposes.
|Number of pages||3|
|Publication status||Published - 2010|