Pepper Sweet Pepperoncini Italian – Item #3982


This is a high-yielding variety and produces an abundance of sweet, yet tangy peppers. Peppers are harvested at 2-3″ in length and are great for pickling.

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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: 12-18″ (30-46cm)

Row Space: 24-30″ (61-76cm)

Sprouts In: 6-15 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.

Harvest the first fruits early to encourage continued production through the season. Cut (don’t pull) the fruit from stems. Peppers are yellow and then turn to red as the sweet flavor intensifies.

Additional Information

Botanical Name: Capsicum annuum

Matures In: 65 days

Attributes: Heirloom pickling pepper