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.
Median lifespan15 weeks
First harvest expected0 weeks after planting
Companionscannabis okra tomato black beauty eggplant
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We have an over-abundance of 20cm/8" and 25cm/10" pots. I'd normally grow peppers (mostly small ones like [jalapeño pepper](crop), not huge [bell pepper](crop)) in 10" pots and [tomato](crop) in 12" pots. I'm wondering whether maybe I can get away with 8" pots for the peppers, move some of the t...Read more