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Chili pepper 'Joe's Round'

Capsicum annuum longum group

  • 5 plantings
  • 1 available for swap
  • 2 wanted
  • 4 stashed

'Joe's Round' is a Chili pepper variety in the Capsicum genus with a scientific name of Capsicum annuum longum group. This variety is a Vegetable that typically grows as an Perennial, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of three years or more. Joe's Round normally grows to a max height of 1.49 feet (45.72 cm metric).

Mexico is believed to be where Joe's Round originates from.

Joe's Round Chili pepper is normally fairly low maintenance and is normally quite easy to grow, as long as a level of basic care is provided throughout the year. Being aware of the basic soil, sun and water preferences will result in a happier and healthier plant.

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Joe's Round have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Joe's Round

  • Full Sun

  • Medium

Try to plant in a location that enjoys full sun and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that Joe's Round is thought of as tender, so remember to ensure that temperatures are mild before moving outdoors. The USDA Hardiness Zones typically associated with Joe's Round are Zone 4 and Zone 12. Ideally plant in loamy and sandy soil and try to keep the ph of your soil between the range of 7.0 and 8.5 as Joe's Round likes to be in neutral soil to weakly alkaline soil.

Growing Joe's Round from seed

Aim to sow 0.2 inches (0.5 cm) deep and try to ensure a gap of at least 1.95 inches (5.0 cm). Soil temperature should be kept higher than 18°C / 64°F to ensure good germination.

By our calculations, you should look at sowing Joe's Round about 38 days before your last frost date.

Transplanting Joe's Round

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Joe's Round is a tender plant.

Harvesting Joe's Round

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