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Hot Pepper Seeds - Jalapeno Tam

Hot Pepper Seeds - Jalapeno Tam

Size Price Savings Quantity
Packet $4.49
1 Ounce $16.79
1/4 Pound $47.29 ($11.82/ounce) 30% Savings
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  • Jalapeno taste without the heat
  • Great jalapeno flavor without the heat
  • Great for pickling, stir frys, or almost any dish!
  • Mild - 1,000 - 1,500 Scoville Units
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Life Cycle Annual
Planting Season Warm Season
Fruit Size 3 to 4 inches
Growth Habit Multi-Branching, Upright

Flavor Profile Mild; 1K - 1.5K Scoville heat units
Plant Characteristics Easy to Grow & Maintain
Use Container Garden, Culinary
Growing Conditions Drought Tolerant, Heat Tolerant, Outdoor
Harvest Advantages Canning, Dried, Pickling, Sauce/Paste, Slicing
Plant Resistance Deer

About Hot Pepper Seeds - Jalapeno Tam

Capsicum annuum

Seed Type Open Pollinated Seed
Plant Type Jalapeno

Grow open-pollinated peppers - Jalapeno TAM Pepper Seeds - 1,000-1,500 Scovilles

As its name suggests, the Jalapeno TAM is of the same family as Jalapeno Early or M; however, the creators at Texas A&M University developed this jalapeno to be way milder than its relatives. In short, if you like the taste of the Jalapeno but can't take its heat, this one is for you! TAM Jalapeno is also a very productive variety that is resistant to disease. Great for stuffing or grinding to make chili powder!

Planting Information

Planting Hot Pepper Seeds - Jalapeno Tam

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
1/4 Pound 20,000

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