Pepper Hot Tabasco – Item #1934


Famous for its use in sauces, tabasco pepper features juicy fruit and a spicy bite. Prolific bushy plant produces long, tapered fruits that turn from green to orange to red, as they ripen. Scoville Heat Units: 30,000-50,000.

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Additional information

Weight 0.044375 lbs
Dimensions .125 × 3.25 × 4.5 in

Planting & Harvesting

Seed Depth: 1/4″ (6mm)

Plant Space: 24″ (61cm)

Row Space: 36″ (91cm)

Sprouts In: 10-20 days

Unless you live in a year-round warm climate, start seeds indoors eight to ten weeks before last frost. Keep soil temperature warm (75-80°F) for best germination. Harden off young plants ten days before transplanting and plant outdoors in late spring.

Tabasco peppers are decorative as well as edible. Plant in a container mixed with flowers for your deck or patio.

Additional Information

Botanical Name: Capsicum annum

Matures In: 80 days