0

Your Cart is Empty

27709

Biquinho Yellow Pepper (55 Days)

The Brazilian pepper, ‘bee-kee-nyo’, which means ‘little beak’, are 1” pointed, yellow peppers. Marginally tart with a tiny bit of heat, they are more often than not pickled in vinegar but can be eaten raw or cooked. Pop them in to your mouth for a burst of almost fruity tang with a delightful crunch.

20 seeds  

PLANTING

Caspsicum chinense

Germination: 10-14 days

Germination Temperature: Optimum soil temperatures 75-85ºF. Cooler soil temperatures slows germination time.

Seed Sowing Depth: ¼” deep

Starting Indoors:  8-10 weeks before last frost. Sow in flats/cells/pots. Provide 75-85ºF soil temperatures. Fertilize the seedlings every 7-10 days with a liquid or water soluble fertilizer (diluted to ¼ of suggested measurement). Transplant seedlings 18-24” apart after last frost.

Sowing Outdoors: Not recommended, especially in northern areas

How much does a packet plant: 20-25 foot single row  

Harvest: Use a sharp instrument to cut the peppers from the plant. Pick the first fruits when they reach usable size, this helps accelerate the growth of the other peppers on the plant. Leave some peppers on the plant to mature so they can change color and sweeten up.

Tips: Pinch-off early flowers or tiny fruit on any seedlings before placing them in the ground. Plant in fertile soil, amend with composted if needed. 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.

 

Customer Reviews

5 Based on 4 Reviews
5 ★
100% 
4
4 ★
0% 
0
3 ★
0% 
0
2 ★
0% 
0
1 ★
0% 
0
Customer Photos
100reviewers would recommend this product Write a Review Ask a Question
  • Reviews
  • Questions

Thank you for submitting a review!

Your input is very much appreciated. Share it with your friends so they can enjoy it too!

Filter Reviews:
  • variety
  • season
  • peppers
  • plant
  • shape
  • number
  • husband
  • price
  • heat
  • fruit
PC
11/03/2019
Patricia C.
United States United States
I recommend this product

Love them .

Great . now I wait to plant

KK
08/21/2019
Karen K.
I recommend this product

Very Prolific

All the fruitiness of habaneros but without the heat. Grows like a hab in that it is a short very wide plant. The peppers look like little chinese lanterns and they are going wild here. South shore of Lake Erie.

Karen Koper verified customer review of Biquinho Yellow Pepper (55 DAYS)
MJ
08/12/2019
Maria J.
I recommend this product

Rare Pepper, Hard to Find

Actually, I look forward to buying these rare seeds from you for the next season. The current supply I have was so hard to get. My husband pickles them for a number of gourmet recipes. You can certainly buy them pickled online, but they are expensive. Please get the red variety, too. The red variety is actually more used in recipes. Adding the tiny Brazilian starfish would be a great addition, too. Please add more: Don't discontinue. Your price here is excellent. Please note that some competitive seed houses are now offering free shipping on seed packets. That's good business.

L
02/28/2019
Linda .

Beautiful pepper plants

This took a while to grow, but the pepper plant was nice. The plant itself was ***** and has a cone shaped canopy. The shape looks like a martini glass. The fruit tasted mildly bitter and then a tiny hint of heat. I highly recommend these.