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HOT PEPPER, Serrano Chili - 99¢ Cent Heirloom Seeds: Heirloom,Bulk

HOT PEPPER, Serrano Chili

Heirloom Hot Pepper Seeds

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$ 2.99
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$ 2.99
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Approximate seed count per packet ( 0.6g = 80 seeds )

Serrano Chili Pepper (Capsicum annuum 'Serrano'): Spicy and Flavorful Peppers for Your Garden

Cultivate spicy and flavorful peppers in your garden with Serrano Chili Pepper (Capsicum annuum 'Serrano'). Known for its heat and versatility, this pepper variety adds a zesty kick to your culinary creations. Explore the characteristics and optimal growing conditions of Serrano Chili Pepper for a bountiful harvest of these delicious and moderately spicy peppers.

Key Features:

  • Moderate Heat: Serrano Chili Peppers are prized for their moderate spiciness, making them a versatile choice for adding heat to a variety of dishes. Enjoy the zesty kick without overwhelming intensity. 10,000 to 25,000 scoville units.
  • Sleek and Tapered Shape: Recognized for their sleek and tapered shape, Serrano Chili Peppers are ideal for slicing, chopping, and incorporating into a wide range of dishes. The slender form makes them suitable for fresh use or pickling.
  • Flavorful and Bold: Experience the flavorful and bold taste of Serrano Chili Peppers. The moderate heat is complemented by a robust pepper flavor, making these peppers suitable for salsas, sauces, and spicy recipes.
  • Versatile Culinary Uses: Serrano Chili Peppers are versatile in the kitchen. Use them in fresh salsas, hot sauces, marinades, and dishes where a moderate level of spiciness is desired.
  • Prolific Harvest: Serrano Chili Pepper plants are known for their prolific harvest. With proper care and optimal growing conditions, you can enjoy a continuous supply of these moderately spicy peppers throughout the growing season.
  • Compact Growth Habit: Serrano Chili Pepper plants have a compact growth habit, making them suitable for gardens with limited space. Plant them in containers, raised beds, or garden plots for easy cultivation.
  • Warm-Season Crop: Serrano Chili Peppers thrive as a warm-season crop, requiring temperatures above 70°F (21°C) for optimal growth. Planting them in the spring or early summer ensures favorable conditions for development.
  • Plant Size: Mature plants typically reach a height of 18 to 24 inches, creating a compact and visually appealing presence in your garden.

Optimal Growing Conditions:

Cultivate spicy and flavorful peppers with Serrano Chili Pepper using optimal growing conditions:

  • Soil: Well-drained, fertile soil. Serrano Chili Peppers thrive in soil that provides good drainage and essential nutrients for robust growth and pepper development.
  • Sunlight: Full sun is essential for Serrano Chili Peppers. Plant them in a location where they receive at least 6-8 hours of sunlight daily to promote healthy foliage and pepper formation.
  • Watering: Maintain consistent soil moisture for peppers. Regular watering is crucial, especially during hot weather, to support pepper development and prevent blossom end rot.
  • Support: Provide support for the pepper plants, especially when laden with fruit. Staking or caging helps prevent breakage and ensures the stability of the plants.

Experience the joy of growing and harvesting Serrano Chili Peppers in your garden. Order your seeds today and enjoy the moderately spicy and flavorful addition to your culinary creations.

Serrano Chili Hot Pepper Planting Information

Days to Germination: 10
Days to Maturity: 75
Planting Depth: 1/4"
Plant Spacing: 15-20"
Row Spacing: 18-30"
Approximate Seed Counts
Seeds per Oz. Seeds per Lb.
6364 101832
Current Seed Germination Data
Lot # Tested Germination Rate
J7061 2022-12-31 90%