(Capsicum annuum) Tall 3' plants produce abundant yields of 4" long
fiery fruits similar in shape to jalapenos, but shiny
black ripening to red. Highly ornamental and useful
in the kitchen. Green foliage is highlighted by dark
purple veins and beautiful purple flowers. Good
flavor. 70-80 days from transplant.MEDIUM HOT
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. ± 4,200 seeds/oz
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