Hot Pepper Seeds - Big Jim

Hot Pepper Seeds - Big Jim

Size Price Savings Quantity
Packet $5.49
1 Ounce $34.69 ($34.69/ounce)
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  • Long, 12-inch pepper pods
  • Medium Hot Pepper
  • Produces largest pepper pod!
  • Scoville Scale: 2,000 - 4,000 Units
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Life Cycle Annual
Planting Season Warm Season
Fruit Size 12 inches
Growth Habit Multi-Branching, Upright

Flavor Profile medium; 2k - 4K Scoville heat units
Plant Characteristics Easy to Grow & Maintain
Use Container Garden, Culinary
Growing Conditions Drought Tolerant, Heat Tolerant, Outdoor
Harvest Advantages High Yielding, Slicing
Plant Resistance Deer

About Hot Pepper Seeds - Big Jim

Capsicum chinese

Seed Type Heirloom Seed
Plant Type Chile

Grow heirloom peppers - Big Jim Pepper Seeds - 2,000-4,000 Scovilles:

Great flavor in a mildly hot green pepper. Developed by New Mexico State University, this is the preferred pepper to make green chili. Heavy producing plant with 12" long by 2-3" wide fruits. Sturdy plant will bow under the weight of these huge peppers!

Planting Information

Planting Hot Pepper Seeds - Big Jim

Planting Season Warm Season
Sowing Method Direct Sow, Start Indoors
Light Requirement Full Sun
Planting Depth 1/4 inch
Plant Spacing 12 to 18 inches
Hardiness Zones 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Days to Maturity 90 to 120 days
View our Pepper Planting Guide to learn more.


Amount Avg Seed Count
Packet 71
1 Ounce 5,000

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