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Organic Pepper, Hot Habanero - SNV8123

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Growing Peppers

Growing Peppers

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Pepper - Habanero - Capsicum chinense

Tender Annual This extremely hot pepper has thin, wrinkled, 1"-2" long fruits which ripen from light green to a lovely golden orange to red when mature. It has a 200,000 Scoville heat rating (about 1000 times hotter than the Jalapeño). Native to the Yucatan, it is also a Caribbean favorite used in traditional sauces.

Did You Know? Habanero bushes are good candidates for a container garden and will live many years in a pot.

Soil & Water: Peppers require deeply-worked, well-drained soil with plenty of added organic matter and a pH of 6.0-6.8. The habanero should be watered only when dry. Overly moist soil and roots will produce bitter-tasting peppers.

Planting & Growing: Start seeds indoors 8 weeks before the last frost. Direct seeding is not recommended. Stake to keep fruit off the ground and mulch for disease and weed control. Habanero peppers germinate slowly, and must have warm, moist conditions.

Harvesting & Storage: Harvest the first fruits early to encourage continued production through the season. Cut (don't pull) the fruit from the stems.

Soil Temperature: 75-85F

Planting Depth: 1/4"

Germination: 6-15 Days

Height At Maturity: 24"-36"

Days To Maturity: 90-100 Days

Sun/Shade: Full Sun

Spacing After Thinning: 12"

Approx Seeds per Pack: 50 Seeds

Peaceful Valley Farm & Garden Supply brand vegetable seeds from packs are guaranteed to germinate. Once the seeds have sprouted, please understand that Peaceful Valley cannot be held responsible for the many uncontrollable growing and climatic conditions that must be met to insure the success of your crop(s).

Peaceful Valley brand vegetable seeds are all non-GMO and Certified Organic.
Buy with confidence and plant the best!

  • Item Model Number: SNV8123
  • Shipping Dimensions: 4.5 x 3.25 x 0.1 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.01 pounds

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September 11, 2013 - Charlotte from Peaceful Valley
When a friend of mine bought his first house he exclaimed, Now I can grow peppers! Even if peppers aren’t your primary reason for having a garden, be sure to add some in a sunny spot. Peppers are… read more »

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