sweet pepper plant


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Noun1.sweet pepper plant - plant bearing large mild thick-walled usually bell-shaped fruitssweet pepper plant - plant bearing large mild thick-walled usually bell-shaped fruits; the principal salad peppers
sweet pepper - large mild crisp thick-walled capsicum peppers usually bell-shaped or somewhat oblong; commonly used in salads
paprika - a mild powdered seasoning made from dried pimientos
genus Capsicum, Capsicum - chiefly tropical perennial shrubby plants having many-seeded fruits: sweet and hot peppers
capsicum, capsicum pepper plant, pepper - any of various tropical plants of the genus Capsicum bearing peppers
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If growing conditions are good, expect at least six fruits from each sweet pepper plant.
A Hungarian Hot Wax pepper plant and an Earliest Ace Sweet pepper plant were crossed by sex reversal pollination, meaning the pollen from the male Hungarian Hot Wax was put onto the stigma of the female Earliest Ace Sweet and the pollen from the male Earliest Ace Sweet was put onto the stigma of the female Hungarian Hot Wax.
The green peach aphid and its parasitoid Aphidius matricariae were reared on sweet pepper plants. Several experiments were conducted to find the response of the parasitoid to cold storage.