Pepper Sweet Italian Marconi Golden HEIRLOOM Seeds

Pepper Sweet Italian Marconi Golden HEIRLOOM Seeds

Capsicum annuum

Item #0064

90 days from transplanting. This traditional Italian pepper is particularly superb roasted. The 6" long by 3" wide peppers start out green and ripen to yellow. Extremely flavorful raw, considered by some to be superior to bell peppers.

This packet yields approximately 24 plants when started indoors.

Seedling Image

Days to Emerge:
10-25 days

Seed Depth:

Seed Spacing:
Start indoors

Row Spacing:

Start indoors,
plant seedlings
18” apart outside

When to sow outside: 2 to 4 weeks after average last frost when air temperature is at least 70°F and soil temperature is at least 65°F.

When to start inside: RECOMMENDED. 8 to 10 weeks before average last frost. In USDA zones 9 & 10, can also sow in late summer for winter crop.

Harvesting: Peppers can be harvested green, or left on the plant to turn yellow and sweeter.

Artist: Pat Fostvedt

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