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Capsicum annuum 'Jimmy Nardello'

  • Pepper 'Jimmy Nardello' is a sweet pepper in the One Earth Edibles line.
  • One of the sweetest non-bell pepper, 'Jimmy Nardello' is perfect for frying or adding to salads.
  • An Italian heirloom variety originally brought to the United States in 1887 by Guiseppe Nardello, originating from the Basilicata region of Italy.

Interesting Notes:

Pepper 'Jimmy Nardello' produces shiny, wrinkled fruit (6-8") which turn red when ripe.
Harvest when fully grown but still crisp and firm by hand by snapping fruit stem off of main plant.

Color: Red


  • Cut Flower
  • Culinary

Combo Usage:

  • Filler (main structural)


  • One Earth Edibles


  • Sun

Fertilizer Levels:

  • Average Feed

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer(Flowering)

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Summer(Foliage)
  • Spring(Foliage)

Soil Moisture Preference:

  • Average-Slightly Moist

Soil pH Requirements:

  • High, 6.3-6.8