Aurora = 'dawn' in Latin.
Beautiful ornamental pepper variety that is also edible.
Small lantern-shaped peppers with a colorful mixture of colors. The maturation happens from purple to dark purple to end via orange to red.
The fruits are medium spicy, 30 000 - 50 000 SHU. Comparable to a strong Cayenne pepper.
The taste is quite neutral, a pepper taste without frills. Can be used in sauces or to make powder. This variety was developed as an ornamental pepper, so the appearance is more important than the taste.
Compact plants of about 30 cm that are easy to grow. Suitable as a border or for growing in pots.