Stratification: none required. Germination: sow seed 1/16" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed.
Produces an abundance of long yellow sweet peppers from mid summer until frost.
The banana pepper is a medium-sized member of the chili pepper family that has a mild, tangy taste. While typically bright yellow, it is possible for them to change to green, red, or orange as they ripen. It is often pickled, stuffed or used as a raw ingredient in foods.
. It is a cultivar of the species Capsicum annuum. Its flavor is not very hot, and as is the case with most peppers, its heat depends on the maturity of the pepper, with the ripest being sweeter than younger ones.