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Capsicum annuum 'Early Jalapeno'

  • Pepper 'Early Jalapeno' is a smaller sized jalapeno with a medium heat level, best planted early in the season for early harvest.
  • The small, compact size makes 'Early Jalapeno' a favorite among apartment and townhouse dwellers with small garden spaces.
  • Jalapeno peppers are excellent in salsas, stuffed with cheese for a spicy appetizer, or pickled and used in traditional Mexican cuisine.

Interesting Notes:

Harvest when fully grown but still crisp and firm by hand by snapping fruit stem off of main plant.

Color: Green


  • Culinary
  • Container
  • Combination

Combo Usage:

  • Filler (main structural)


  • One Earth Edibles


  • Sun

Fertilizer Levels:

  • Average Feed

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Spring(Flowering)
  • Summer(Flowering)

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Spring(Foliage)
  • Summer(Foliage)

Soil Moisture Preference:

  • Average-Slightly Moist

Soil pH Requirements:

  • High, 6.3-6.8