This tiny plant makes a big impact as fruits ripen from green to yellow to red. Candlelight Pepper (Capsicum annuum) produces bunches of vibrant pods on incredibly compact 16-in. plants! Perfect for your patio or small-space garden! Medium heat; 80 days from transplant. Learn about Growing Peppers here.
Each packet contains approximately 50 seeds.
Planting and Harvesting Tips:
Crops require full sun, fast draining soil and regular water. Peppers grow best when temperatures are warm and need substantial heat to set fruit. Start indoors 6-8 weeks before the last frost or, depending on your climate zone, sow directly in the garden after the soil has warmed. Allow 1-1/2 feet between plants in all directions; provide support for varieties that grow over one foot tall.
Harvest fruits early and often — the more you pick the more they will produce. Always cut — do NOT pull — fruits from plants. Most varieties can be eaten when green or under-ripe, however, the flavor improves as plants mature.