SWEET PEPPER SEEDS
HUNGARIAN YELLOW SWEET WAX Pepper Seeds
(OP) 65 days
A 6-inch long, tapered, conical, waxy, light yellow fruit with thick sweet flesh. Most commonly picked in its immature yellow stage when the skin is thin and the heat is minimal. If allowed to mature, the skin will turn orange and red and the sweet flesh will also be hot. Great fresh in salads or pickled.
SWEET BANANA Pepper Seeds
(OP) 70 days
Exceptionally sweet, brilliant yellow, banana-shaped fruits are 5 inches long on average, Sweet Banana peppers are popular for pickling, and deliciously crunchy right off the plant. Produces well, even in short climates.
GYPSY SWEET HYBRID Pepper Seeds
Each plant can produce 45 or more deliciously sweet, 3-5 inch long peppers. Fruit matures from light yellow, to orange and red. Widely adapted and easy to grow; the plants are highly disease resistant, and will thrive in hot or cool summer areas. An All America Selections Winner.
PURPLE MARCONI Pepper Seeds
(OP) 80-90 days
A new, beautiful, mild, sweet, tapered, purple Italian pepper which grows to 6 or more inches long. Wonderful fresh or fried, Purple Marconi contributes great taste, and color, to summer salads. Heavy yielding.
GOLDEN MARCONI Pepper Seeds
(OP) 90 days
Produces sweet, delicious, golden-yellow, Italian peppers which can grow to 10 or more inches long. They are outstanding eaten fresh or fried. Adds wonderful flavor, and color to salads, particularly when combined with Purple Marconi. Extremely productive plants.
CARMEN Pepper Seeds
'Carmen' is an improved Italian bull's horn pepper which is earlier, higher yielding, more widely adapted and flavorful than previous peppers of this type. Fruits grow about 6 inches long, are sweet even when green, are the sweetest when red ripe. Delicious fresh or cooked. Grows to 30 inches tall. An All America Selections Winner.
ANTOHI ROMANIAN Pepper Seeds
(OP) 53 days pale yellow, 78 days red ripe
Smooth, 4 inch long, 2 inch wide tapered peppers begin soft yellow and ripen to bright red. Delicious cooked, Romanians fry them to bring out their rich, sweet flavor.
GIANT MARCONI Pepper Seeds
The large (to 8 inches long), elongated, tapering peppers mature from green to red. They are quite beautiful, and their flavor is beyond compare. Use in salads, fajitas, or omelets.
ITALIA Pepper Seeds
(OP) 55 days
The extra long, 8 inch fruits begin green and mature to dark crimson-red. Their sweet, full flavor is just right in pasta sauces or for frying.
LIPSTICK Pepper Seeds
(OP) 73 days
This shiny red, top-shaped fruit is among the very best of sweet peppers. It delivers an intensely sweet flavor many people prefer to bell peppers. Great for salads, baking, roasting or freezing. High yielding and early maturing, even in cool summer areas.
PIMENTO Pepper Seeds
(OP) 75 days
Shiny, red, top-shaped fruits are extremely sweet.
How to Plant SWEET PEPPER Seeds
Start Sweet Pepper seeds indoors in cell packs or flats, 8 weeks before the last anticipated frost. At 70-90° F., germination is in 8-25 days. When the soil has warmed to at least 60° F., transplant into the garden 18-24 inches apart.