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Chili pepper 'Jalapeno'    

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Latest Milestone Sown

Quantity: 1

Plant Chili pepper Capsicum annuum longum group 9401
Variety Jalapeno 1287

Care Instructions

If sowing directly, sow at a depth of approx. 0.2 inches (0.5 cm) and aim for a distance of at least 1.95 inches (5.0 cm) between Chili pepper plants.

Chili pepper 'Jalapeno' normally tends to reach to a mature height of 90.0 cm [imperial: 2.93 feet] so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.

Your garden has indoor light - Chili pepper 'Jalapeno' should be planted in a location that enjoys full sun.

Remember to water moderately.

Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (8) is within the ideal range for Chili pepper 'Jalapeno'. The recommended range is between Zone 5 and 12.

Chili pepper 'Jalapeno' ideally needs a soil ph of 7.0 to 8.5 (neutral to alkaline soil), so check your soil acidity regularily.

More information about Chili pepper 'Jalapeno' is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Chili pepper 'Jalapeno' Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.

Linked Plantings & Stash Items

Name Garden Gardener Location Planted Archived


  • 16 May 2012

    Sown day 0


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