Sweet Banana Pepper (Capsicum annuum)
Sweet, mild, and beautiful! Sweet Banana is wonderful fresh from the garden, sauteed, and pickled. This flavorful, fast-growing favorite is a great choice for northern gardeners!
- 25 seeds minimum
- Germination: 7-14 days
- Maturity: 55 days (green) or 75 days (ripe) from transplant
- Start indoors 6-8 weeks before the last frost. Plant 1/4" deep in seed starting mix. Requires soil temperatures of 65-90F to germinate. Heat mat is recommended. Keep soil moist.
- Transplant in full sun when all danger of frost has passed. Bottom leaves should be just above ground level.
- Space plants 12-18” apart; space rows 2-4' apart.