Hot Pepper Seeds - Serrano Tampiqueno

Hot Pepper Seeds - Serrano Tampiqueno

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Packet $4.99
1 Ounce $31.49 ($31.49/ounce)
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  • Five times the heat of a jalapeno
  • A mexican favorite with a big kick
  • Great for chilis and salsas
  • Scoville Scale: 10,000-25,000 Units
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Life Cycle Annual
Planting Season Warm Season
Fruit Size 2 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 High Yielding, Slicing
Plant Resistance Deer

About Hot Pepper Seeds - Serrano Tampiqueno

Capsicum annuum

Seed Type Heirloom Seed
Plant Type Chile

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

An excellent traditional style serrano, the Serrano Tampiqueno Pepper has five times the heat of a jalapeno! Peppers change from green to bright red and are very hot during both stages. Best used fresh in salsas, sauces, soups and stews.

Planting Information

Planting Hot Pepper Seeds - Serrano Tampiqueno

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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