CHOCOLATE BEAUTY PEPPER (74 days) - Pinetree Garden Seeds - Vegetables  - 1
CHOCOLATE BEAUTY PEPPER (74 days) - Pinetree Garden Seeds - Vegetables  - 1
CHOCOLATE BEAUTY PEPPER (74 days) - Pinetree Garden Seeds - Vegetables  - 2

CHOCOLATE BEAUTY PEPPER (74 days)

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Germ 10-14 days
A unique specialty pepper that produces smooth, good sized fruit. Matures from green to an attractive chocolate hue. Some believe that the flavor of the chocolate peppers is the sweetest of all. Fruit are large, thick walled, and generally 4-lobed. 20 seeds

 

PLANTING:

Indoors- Start 8-10 weeks before last frost, 1/4” deep with soil temperatures 70-80 degrees. Liquid fertilize seedlings every 7-10 days. Transplant 18” apart when danger of frost has passed and when soil is 65 degrees.

Harvest- Using a sharp instrument, pick first fruits when they reach usable size, this helps accelerate the growth of the other peppers on the plant. Leave some on to mature, to color and sweeten up.

Tips- Plant in fertile, well composted soil, mulch and provide adequate water. It helps to use row cover early in the season giving the plants extra warmth, especially in the north. Side dress when flowers begin to form.