Pepper, Sweet Chocolate

Capsicum annuum
$2.99
SKU: 1216A P25
  • Organic
  • Fruits ripen from green to chocolate with brick red interior
  • Thick sweet flesh
  • Great for gardeners in short season areas
  • 60-85 days from transplant
  • Sweet pepper
  • Plant tags for Sweet Chocolate

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(aka Choco) Early bell pepper bred by Elwyn Meader and introduced by the University of New Hampshire Agricultural Experiment Station in 1965. Ripens from green to chocolate on the outside and brick red inside. Thick sweet flesh. Great for gardeners in short season areas. 60-85 days from transplant. Sweet.

Learn to Grow it

Start Indoors: 8 weeks before last frost

Germination: 14 Days

Plant Outdoors: 12-24” Apart

Light: Full Sun

Instructions - 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.