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Early Jalapeno

  • Brand: General
  • Product Code: 237
  • Availability: In Stock
  • $1.99

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Pkt (≈ 50 seeds)
5g (~ 800 seeds)

Jalapenos are noted for their zesty hot flavor widely used in Mexican cuisine. The blunt-pointed, thick-walled fruits grow about 3"(7.5cm) long, and have a deep green color maturing to red. Excellent for pickling, and adding zest to salads and dips. Can be threaded on string and dried for a colorful ornament.

  • Seed Depth: 1/4" (6mm)
  • Seed Spacing: 1/2" (12mm)
  • Row Spacing: 24-30" (60-75cm)
  • Days to Sprout: 15-20
  • Plant Spacing: 18-24" (45-60cm)
  • Days to Maturity: 70

Plant: Sow seeds indoors 8-10 weeks before the last frost. Grow in full sun and keep soil temperature in the mid 70's. Transplant to garden 2-3 weeks after the last frost.

Care: Water regularly and fertilize when plants are 6" (15cm) tall and again in mid summer.

Harvest: Carefully cut fruit from plant when full size and red, but before they begin to soften. Harvest regularly.

Your Health: Excellent source of vitamins A & C.