Oct 18, 2018  Week: 42

Sweet Heat Pepper

Grower Information:
Marketing Information
Product Information
2019 Collection HandPicked Vegetables
Download a Benchcard

Scientific Name : Capsicum annuum

Common Name : Hot Pepper

Blooming Season : Summer

Plant Habit : Upright

Spacing : 12" (30cm)

Height : 10" (25cm)

Width : 14" (36cm)

Exposure : Sun

Grower Information : 
Seed supplied as: Raw.
Type: Hot Pepper
Days to maturity from transplant: 55-60 to full ripe, 40-45 to green
Fruit characteristics: Snack, green to red; L: 3-4 in./8-10 cm; W: 1-1.5 in./3-4 cm
Plant habit: Compact
Heat level: Mild (1 pepper)
One of the earliest peppers to bear fruit! Compact, bushy plants let you ship or sell larger containers with developing fruit. Sweet and mildly spicy peppers can be harvested green or red. Best in containers or in-ground.
Plug crop time: 5 to 6 weeks
Transplant to finish: 4 to 7 weeks (no fruit), 7 to 9 weeks (green fruit)

Best For: Home Garden In-ground, Home Garden Container