Chili pepper 'Serrano Tampiqueno'

Capsicum annuum longum group

How to grow Chili pepper 'Serrano Tampiqueno'

  • Full Sun

  • Medium

Try to plant in a location that enjoys full sun and remember to water moderately. Serrano Tampiqueno is generally regarded as a half hardy plant, so remember to protect this plant from frosts and low temperatures. Serrano Tampiqueno needs a loamy and sandy soil with a ph of 7.0 to 8.5 (neutral soil to weakly alkaline soil).

Growing Serrano Tampiqueno from seed

Start indoors six to eight weeks before last frost date.

Try to aim for a seed spacing of at least 1.95 inches (5.0 cm) and sow at a depth of around 0.2 inches (0.5 cm). For optimal germination, soil temperature should be a minimum of 18°C / 64°F.

By our calculations, you should look at sowing Serrano Tampiqueno about 38 days before your last frost date.

Transplanting Serrano Tampiqueno

Serrano Tampiqueno is half hardy, so ensure you wait until all danger of frost has passed in your area before considering planting outside.

Harvesting Serrano Tampiqueno

Misspellings of Chili pepper 'Serrano Tampiqueno'

Serrano Tampequino