(Capsicum annuum) Grown at Monticello by Thomas Jefferson and listed
in 1863 by Fearing Burr. Crisp fruits ripen from
green to red with an excellent flavor. Productive,
sturdy plants. 55-80 days from transplant. SWEET
8 weeks before last frost
Green Thumb Tip Sow seeds indoors ¼" deep. Peppers germinate best
in warm soil, so gentle bottom heat may be helpful
until seedlings emerge. Wait to transplant outdoors
until soil is warm. ± 3,600 seeds/oz
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