Popular for Tex-Mex dishes and for pickling, the dark green fruits can be left on the bush to mature to a fiery red color. Grows to a length of 3 inches. This packet will plant approximately a 100 foot row.
Start seed indoors 8 weeks before planting outdoors. Keep seed moist in full sunlight. Transplant when 3 inches tall. Or, sow directly in garden in sunny location after frost danger is past. Plant 2 seeds every 18 inches. Thin to 1 plant every 18 inches when 3 inches tall. use a balanced fertilizer when 6 inches tall to increase production.
Plant hot and sweet peppers in separate areas to avoid cross-pollination. Pick peppers regularly for increased yields.
Ferry-Morse Seeds have been sold continuously since 1856 and are guaranteed to grow.
Made in the USA.
- Item #: 7-FM-1334