Candy Cane Chocolate Cherry Sweet Pepper Seeds

This packet sows up to 8 plants when started indoors.
5 out of 5 stars
(1 review)
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This is the coolest sweet pepper you've ever seen! Even the variegated foliage is attractive, but the peppers will continue to wow you as they ripen from green and white stripes to the chocolate red and cream stripes in their name. Grow them in a container on your patio or balcony to enjoy the view! Small, 1 ½" peppers are crisp and sweet; slice rings into your salads for a beautiful presentation, or slice long strips for stir frying.
$6.29 10 seeds

Botanical Name: Capsicum annuum (hybrid)

Days to Maturity: 70–75 days from transplanting

Family: Solanaceae

Native: Americas

Hardiness: Perennial grown as an annual; very frost sensitive.

Plant Dimensions: 18"–24" tall, 12"–18" wide

Variety Information: 3½"–3 ¾" long, 2½"–2 ¾" wide, thin-walled peppers start out green with cream striping, ripening to shades of yellow and red, then finally chocolate and crimson.

Attributes: Good for Containers

When to Sow Outside: For Mild Climates only: 2 to 4 weeks after average last frost, when soil temperature is at least 70°F.

When to Start Inside: RECOMMENDED. 8 to 10 weeks before transplanting. Ideal soil temperature for germination is 70°–90°F. Transplant seedlings outside 2 to 4 weeks after your average last frost date, and when daytime temperatures are at least 70°F, and nighttime temperatures are at least 55°F. Mild Climates: May be sown in late summer for fall/winter crop.

Days to Emerge: 10–25 days

Seed Depth: 1/4"

Seed Spacing: Start indoors

Row Spacing: 24"–36"

Thinning: Start indoors, plant seedlings 18" – 24" apart outside

Harvesting: Peppers can be harvested green or left on the plant to mature to brownish-red with brown, cream, and green striping.

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Candy Cane Chocolate Cherry Sweet Pepper Seeds Reviews

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Candy Cane Peppers are fabulous!

5 out of 5 stars Jan 27, 2023
I started the peppers hydroponically as my first experiment. All the seeds germinated. Then survived in spite of some mistakes I made. It's a very pretty plant and produces lot of peppers. Flavor is good. Can't wait to see how they behave outdoors in this climate.
Cathy from NV

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