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Hot Pepper Seeds - Serrano

Hot Pepper Seeds - Serrano

Size Price Savings Quantity
Packet $4.49
1 Ounce $16.79
1/4 Pound $35.69 ($8.92/ounce) 47% Savings
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  • Most classic hot pepper used in cooking
  • Great for adding heat to salsas
  • Popular chili pepper that's easy to grow
  • Medium Hot - 10,000 - 25,000 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 Medium; 10K - 25K Scoville heat units
Plant Characteristics Easy to Grow & Maintain
Use Container Garden, Culinary
Growing Conditions Drought Tolerant, Heat Tolerant, Outdoor
Harvest Advantages Sauce/Paste
Plant Resistance Deer, Potato Virus Y

About Hot Pepper Seeds - Serrano

Capsicum annuum

Seed Type Heirloom Seed
Plant Type Chile

Grow heirloom peppers - Serrano Pepper Seeds - 10,000-25,000 Scovilles

The heirloom Serrano Pepper is another of the classic hot peppers, and one of the most commonly used for cooking. The Serrano provides a medium-hot taste, and is typically not overpowering to most palates. The pods of the Serrano can be eaten in either their green or red form.

Planting Information

Planting Hot Pepper Seeds - Serrano

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 88
1 Ounce 5,000
1/4 Pound 20,000

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