- Grown, sold, and described by Bunny Hop Seeds
- Time to maturity: midseason
- Heat: sweet, no heat
- Approx. number of seeds per pack: 15
- Capsicum annuum
- Bagged Bloom Seeds
“Alexander,” a pritamin paprika from Hungary, has sweet and thick flesh. The fruits are a squatty, red cheese type. While researching this variety, I found something of interest. It appears that some growers have thought that the name of the variety is “pritamin;” but in fact, pritamin is the generic name for a type of Hungarian thick pepper sauce. Pritamin is made with ground peppers and salt, and used as a condiment on roasted meats and other foods. It can be made with sweet peppers or spicy ones. I am supposing that the squatty cheese types are preferred for this use because of their thick flesh.
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