Petit Marseillais

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Petit Marseillais
Classification C. annuum
Type bell, paprika
Fruit color orange
Fruit shape conical
Fruit size medium
Heat level very mild
Scoville Heat Units (SHU) 0-500
Maturity midseason
Variety type heirloom, open-pollinated
Country France
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Petit Marsellais - ripe fruit. 2013-09-16.


Yellow-orange small peppers with sweet and just a bit spicy flavor, delicious, very aromatic. 3-5" long and 1.5" in diameter, ruffled, 2-3 lobes, with thin walls. Easy to dry. Plants are 2' tall. A perfect addition to any stir-fry dish. A perfect companion to Shishitou pepper.

Seed source:

Richard Nadeau of St-Pie-de-Guire, Quebec (QUE NA R) 12 / Solana Seeds

Year grown: 2013

Location: Zone 7b, PNW, Anmore, BC, Canada (760 ft above sea level)


  • French heirloom.

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