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Peppers, Jimmy Nardello
Peppers, Jimmy Nardello

Peppers, Jimmy Nardello

Full Sun
80 Days
Approx. 25 seeds
Open Pollinated
2' tall


Prolific producer of long, up to 10", thin skinned, sweet, Italian frying peppers. Slow Food USA Ark of Taste choice variety. Benefits from starting indoors. Seed from small organic farm in Ontario. 

Companions: Carrots, Cucumbers, Eggplant

Growing Instructions: 

Germinates best in warm soil at 27-32°C with moderate moisture.

Plant Spacing : 12-18” apart Row Spacing: 24-36” apart

Seed 1/4”deep, 8 weeks before last frost. When first true leaves appear, transplant into 4" pots. Controlled cold treatments can increase the number of flowers and fruits. See our website for more info. Transplant out after last frost. Ideal seedlings will have buds, but no open flowers. Transplants will benefit from using a high phosphorus solution when first planted