Seeds - Pepper, Padron (Hot) OG (F)
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Description: Padron peppers are very much a repeat crop for anyone who grows them once: they have the perfect texture for grilling and searing, and one out of every ten green fruit comes hot... so they are full of surprise! As fruits are allowed to mature to red you get consistent jalapeno-like heat.
Pack Size: 25 seeds
Latin Name: Capsicum annuum
Main Uses: Culinary
Days to Maturity: 65 days to green / 85 days to red
Exposure: Full sun
Height: 45 cm (30 inches)
Certified Organic: USDA Certified Organic
Container planting: Minimum 6” container per plant.
Growing in Containers: Well-suited to larger pots (minimum 6-8 inches)
Fertilizing (Containers): Feed with an organic veggie fertilizer through the season.
Watering (Containers): Water evenly - very important!
Growing in Mixed Planters: Well-suited for larger mixed planters. Think square foot gardening!
Fertilizing (Garden): Plant in a garden recently amended with compost. Application of Kelp fertilizer is beneficial.
Watering (Garden): Water deeply to establish. Water during periods of drought.
Suitability for Indoors: Well-suited for indoors, provided a sunny location.
Exposure: Full sun or grow lights.
What about Grow Lights? T5 or 26 - 54w CFL full spectrum lights are ideal
General Indoor Care: Bring potted plants indoors in late summer before night temperatures cool off. Or start fresh seeds indoors in late summer or fall.
Indoor Container Suggestions: Minimum 6" pot with drainage holes.
Winter Fertilizing: Fertilize monthly through winter with an organic plant food
Winter Watering: Water deeply when the soil feels dry to the touch.