Chili pepper 'Jalapeno (Jalapa Hybrid)'

Capsicum annuum longum group

How to grow Chili pepper 'Jalapeno (Jalapa Hybrid)'

  • Full Sun

  • Medium

Try to plant in a location that enjoys full sun and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that Jalapeno (Jalapa Hybrid) is thought of as tender, so remember to ensure that temperatures are mild before moving outdoors. Ideally plant in loamy and sandy soil and try to keep the ph of your soil between the range of 6.0 and 8.5 as Jalapeno (Jalapa Hybrid) likes to be in weakly acidic soil to weakly alkaline soil.

Growing Jalapeno (Jalapa Hybrid) 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 Jalapeno (Jalapa Hybrid) about 42 days before your last frost date.

Transplanting Jalapeno (Jalapa Hybrid)

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Jalapeno (Jalapa Hybrid) is a tender plant.

Harvesting Jalapeno (Jalapa Hybrid)