Hot Portugal Pepper

Capsicum annuum | SKU: 0403
(0) No Reviews yet
$3.25 to $234.20
  • Vivid, red fruits grow to 6 inches
  • Medium hot pepper
  • Short season, highly productive
  • 65-75 days from transplant
  • ±3,800 seeds/oz

$3.25 to $234.20

Please select options before adding to cart

Item Details

Offered in 1935 by Joseph Harris & Co. of Coldwater, NY, who reported, “If you want a large hot pepper, try the new Hot Portugal. The best hot pepper we know.” Sturdy upright plants produce very heavy yields early in the growing season. Glossy vivid red elongated fruits grow 6" or longer. 65-75 days from transplant. Medium hot. ±3,800 seeds/oz.

Learn to Grow Hot Portugal Pepper

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.

Ratings & Reviews

No reviews available

Be the first to Write a Review