Pepper Hot Jalapeno
GENUS: Capsicum SPECIES: annum
Heritage Status: Overseas
Bio-Region of Origin: Hawkes Bay
Number of Seeds: 30
Description: Hot pepper. Popular thick walled medium heat chilli. Very uniform, tapered shape turning red at maturity. A really great pepper to lactic pickle using the whole pepper or pureed to make a chilli sauce like Tabasco.
Planting Instructions: Plant indoors in trays in early Spring. Needs even temperature of 18 degrees C to germinate. Prick out when second leaves appear to 2.5 cm diagonal spacing. Transplant after danger of frost, under cloches if necessary at 30 cm diagonal spacing.