Hot Pepper Seeds - Padron

Hot Pepper Seeds - Padron

Size Price Savings Quantity
Packet $6.59
1 Ounce $66.19 ($66.19/ounce)
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  • Sweet and hot Spanish heirloom
  • Sweet to Mild Pepper - A Spanish Heirloom
  • Condense plant with smaller pods
  • Scoville Scale: 500-2,500 Units
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Life Cycle Annual
Planting Season Warm Season
Fruit Size 1 to 3 inches
Growth Habit Multi-Branching, Upright

Flavor Profile Mild; 500 - 2.5K Scoville heat units
Plant Characteristics Easy to Grow & Maintain
Use Container Garden, Culinary
Growing Conditions Drought Tolerant, Heat Tolerant, Outdoor
Harvest Advantages High Yielding
Plant Resistance Deer

About Hot Pepper Seeds - Padron

Capsicum annuum

Seed Type Heirloom Seed
Plant Type Chile

Grow heirloom peppers - Padron Pepper Seeds - 500-2,500 Scovilles:

Grown since the 17th century, Padron Peppers are crisp, savory and pleasantly biting. It is not uncommon to find a fiery pepper in the mix (roughly one in 10), which makes playing Padron roulette all the more fun! Famous in Spain and eaten as tapas, Padron Peppers are usually pan-fried in hot olive oil, finished with sea salt and lemon juice and served as an appetizer. YUM!!!!!!

Planting Information

Planting Hot Pepper Seeds - Padron

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 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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