Sweet Pepper Seeds - Pepperoncini Italian

Sweet Pepper Seeds - Pepperoncini Italian

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Packet $5.79
1 Ounce $57.79 ($57.79/ounce)
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  • Sweet flavor with a mild spice, pickling favorite
  • An Italian heirloom that's perfect for pickling
  • Extraordinary yielding plant
  • Prefers Full Sun Exposure
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Life Cycle Annual
Planting Season Warm Season
Fruit Size 3 to 5 inches
Growth Habit Multi-Branching, Upright

Flavor Profile Tangy; Slightly Sweet; Hint of Bitterness Thin and Crisp Texture
Plant Characteristics Easy to Grow & Maintain
Use Container Garden, Culinary
Growing Conditions Drought Tolerant, Outdoor
Harvest Advantages High Yielding, Pickling, Slicing

About Sweet Pepper Seeds - Pepperoncini Italian

Capsicum annuum

Seed Type Heirloom Seed
Plant Type Bell

Grow Heirloom Peppers - Plant Pepperoncini Italian Pepper Seeds:

The quintessential Italian Pepperoncini available for you to grow and pickle yourself! This heirloom from southern Italy produces 3" - 5" long sweet peppers with a little kick to them. They begin as yellow peppers but turn red as they mature and take on a sweeter taste.

Planting Information

Planting Sweet Pepper Seeds - Pepperoncini Italian

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
Water Needs Average
Hardiness Zones 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Days to Maturity 60 to 90 days
View our Pepper Planting Guide to learn more.


Amount Avg Seed Count
Packet 88
1 Ounce 5,000

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