Where would we be without the Jalapeno atop our nachos and chopped into our Mexican food? Now everyone’s favorite hot pepper is grown from Certified Organic seed. These are heavy-bearing little plant that will keep you in great eating for months to come!
Just 3 to 4 inches long and about 1½ inches wide, these cone-shaped, thick-walled fruits are borne in great numbers on very vigorous plants. They are ready to pick when dark green, delivering a wallop of pure heat!
And if you want to keep pesky bugs out of your Tower Garden, add in a Jalapeno plant! The hot fruit is a good deterrent to many destructive pests that want to nibble on your Tower Garden to death.
LATIN NAME: Capsicum annuum
DAYS TO MATURITY: 72 green; 82 red ripe