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Sweet Pepper 'Corno di Toro Rosso’ Seeds (Certified Organic)

These sweet peppers are delicious raw, fried, stuffed or grilled.

Availability: In stock

$3.25
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Details

This Italian heirloom translates to “horn of the bull” because of its tapered shape. These sweet peppers are delicious raw, fried, stuffed or grilled. Ripening to a bright red, the fruits grow to 8" long! RHS Award of Garden Merit winner.

Michigan Seeds and Plants grown on our farm, Renegade Acres, in Howell, MI!

Certified Organic by Oregon Tilth.

Additional Info

Botanical Name Capsicum annuum
Life Cycle Annual
Min. Time to Germinate 10 Days
Max. Time to Germinate 15 Days
Depth to Sow Seeds 1/4 in.
When to Sow Indoors 8-10 weeks before last spring frost
Growing Height 36-48 in. (90-120 cm)
Plant Spacing 18-24 in. (45-60 cm)
Hardiness N/A
Sun Exposure Full Sun
Danger N/A
Other Details Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
Soil pH Requirements 5.6 to 6.0 (acidic), 6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic), 6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)
Days to Harvest 70-80
Propagation Methods From seed; sow indoors before last frost
Seed Collecting Allow unblemished fruit to ripen; clean and dry seeds
Heat (Scoville Heat Units) 0 SHU
Pepper Color Green changing to red
Pepper Shape Long, Tapered
Pepper Size Large (more than 6in. in length)
Pepper Usage Drying, Fresh (salsa, salads), Frying, Roasting, Stuffing
Seeds Per Pack 25