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Jalapeno Pepper Capsicum annuum

How to sow jalapeno pepper: Direct seed indoors, harden seedlings off before transplanting outside.

Sun requirement for jalapeno pepper: Plant in Full Sun

Jalapeno Pepper has been planted 11 times by Growstuff members.

Small hot pepper, about 2.5 x 7.5cm, medium spiciness. Can be harvested green (when the fruit is younger and milder) or left on the plant longer until it turns red and becomes hotter and sweeter.

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Predictions

Annual

living and reproducing in a single year or less

Median lifespan

15 weeks

First harvest expected

0 weeks after planting

Height

40cm

Spread

40cm

Row Spacing

45cm

Companions

cannabis okra tomato black beauty eggplant

Photos

Jalapeno pepper crops

Jalapeno pepper plantings

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