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PEPPER, Cubanelle

PEPPER, Cubanelle

Heirloom Pepper Seeds

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Approximate seed count per packet ( 0.4g = 52 seeds )

Cubanelle Pepper (Capsicum annuum 'Cubanelle'): Mild and Flavorful Peppers for Culinary Delights

Cultivate the mild and flavorful peppers of Cubanelle Pepper (Capsicum annuum 'Cubanelle') in your garden. Known for their tapered shape, thin skin, and sweet taste, this pepper variety is a favorite among gardeners and chefs alike. Explore the characteristics and optimal growing conditions of Cubanelle Pepper for a delightful gardening experience and a harvest of versatile and tasty peppers.

Key Features:

  • Mild and Sweet Flavor: Cubanelle Peppers are celebrated for their mild and sweet flavor, making them perfect for a variety of culinary applications. Enjoy them fresh in salads, sautéed in dishes, or grilled to enhance their unique taste.
  • Tapered Shape: The peppers have a distinctive tapered shape, with a blunt end and a slightly curved body. This shape makes them easy to recognize and ideal for stuffing or slicing.
  • Thin Skin: Cubanelle Peppers have a thin and tender skin, contributing to their delightful texture when cooked. The thin skin makes them suitable for quick cooking methods and enhances their overall palatability.
  • Versatile Use: Incorporate Cubanelle Peppers into a variety of dishes, including stir-fries, fajitas, sandwiches, and more. Their mild flavor complements other ingredients without overpowering the dish.
  • Compact Growth: These pepper plants typically exhibit a compact and bushy growth habit, making them suitable for gardens with limited space. The plants produce a profusion of lush green foliage and numerous Cubanelle Peppers.
  • Mature Height: Mature plants of Cubanelle Peppers typically reach a height of 18 to 24 inches, showcasing a dense canopy of green foliage and producing numerous peppers.

Optimal Growing Conditions:

Cultivate mild and flavorful Cubanelle Peppers using optimal growing conditions:

  • Soil: Well-drained, fertile soil. Cubanelle Peppers prefer soil with good drainage and a slightly acidic to neutral pH for optimal growth and fruit development.
  • Sunlight: Full sun is ideal for Cubanelle Peppers. Provide a location with direct sunlight exposure to promote healthy foliage growth and encourage the development of sweet and flavorful peppers.
  • Support: While compact, providing support for Cubanelle Pepper plants, such as short stakes or a small cage, can help ensure the plants stay upright and the peppers are easily accessible.
  • Watering: Maintain regular watering, especially during dry periods. Consistent moisture is crucial for Cubanelle Peppers to produce plump and flavorful peppers.
  • Spacing: Plant Cubanelle Peppers with recommended spacing to allow for proper air circulation and support structures if necessary.

Experience the joy of growing and savoring the mild and flavorful peppers of Cubanelle Pepper in your garden. Order your seeds today and enjoy the delicious and versatile addition of Cubanelle Peppers to your culinary repertoire.

Cubanelle Pepper Planting Information

Days to Germination: 10
Days to Maturity: 65
Planting Depth: 1/4"
Plant Spacing: 15-20"
Row Spacing: 18-30"
Approximate Seed Counts
Seeds per Oz. Seeds per Lb.
4000 64000
Current Seed Germination Data
Lot # Tested Germination Rate
D7104-1 2023-10-31 85%

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