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How can I prune my Aji peanut pepper during different seasons?

Aji peanut pepper
Capsicum baccatum
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You should plant your Aji peanut pepper seeds during the late winter. During this season, and most of the early spring, your plant will be in a seedling stage and won’t need much, if any pruning. During spring, before the blooms have arrived, you can perform your first main pruning that should emphasize a stong form and remove any unnecessary stems from your Aji peanut pepper. After that, you won’t need to do much pruning throughout the rest of spring, except to remove damaged stems and leaves. Your second main pruning will take place after the bloom period while the plant is developing its fruits. Aji peanut pepper take about 60 to 120 days to grow from seed to a harvest-able form regularly, rather than offer fruits in the same month every year, meaning that you'll need to observe your plant's growth phase to determine when to perform the second pruning of the year.
Aji peanut pepper (Capsicum baccatum)
Aji peanut pepper
A species of Capsicum, Also known as Locoto, Bishop's hat, Peruvian pepper, Pepper
Botanical name: Capsicum baccatum
Genus: Capsicum
Description
Aji peanut pepper (Capsicum baccatum) is a plant species that is one of five domesticated peppers. Aji peanut pepper is edible and considered very spicy. This species is widely used in Peruvian cuisine and Bolivian cuisine.
Garden Use
The genus Capsicum has five main cultivated species that are grown all over the world in gardens and flowerpots. They are easy to care for. Their harvest time is long, generally 50-120 days, and their berries (known commonly as aji peanut pepper) are versatile vegetables and spices. The plants not only produce beautiful and interesting flowers but also have a high dietary value, so they have become indispensable garden plants.
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