Pepper (Capsicum annuum 'Jalafuego') in the Peppers Database

Heredity: Hybrid
Days to harvest: 70

Data specific to Peppers (Edit)
Disease Resistance: Bacterial Leaf Spot
Potato Virus Y
General Type: Jalapeno
Pepper Shape: Cylindrical
Fruit Length: 3.5 - 5"
Fruit Width at Shoulders: 1.2"
Fruit Ripening Color Sequence: Green to Red
Days to First Harvest and Maturity: 70 green, 93 red ripe.
Wall Thickness: Thick
Scoville Heat Units (approximate SHU): 4000 -6000
Heat: Medium Hot 2.5-30K SHU

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Plant Height: 20 - 30"
Plant Spread: 12 - 20"
Fruit: Showy
Uses: Vegetable
Suitable as Annual
Propagation: Seeds: Days to germinate: 10 - 14 at 75-80° soil temp
Depth to plant seed: 1/4 inch
Start indoors


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