Sweet Pepper - Banana Variety: Banana Pepper - Capsicum annuum Color: Yellow-Green, Yellow, Red Easy to Grow? Yes. Seeds Per Packet: Approx. 90+ Germination Rate: 85% Country of Origin: United States of America Heirloom, Non-Hybrid, Open Pollinated. Seeds can be saved and replanted. Time Until Harvest: 65 days. Notes: Popular, quick growing sweet pepper. Very prolific. Great for everything from eating fresh to grilling and pickling. If you want larger fruits you'll need to water the plant more often. In zones <5 you'll want to start it indoors about 4 weeks, direct sow in zones >5. May also be planted in large pots, will bear fruit for a long time if kept well picked/pruned. Keep sweet and hot peppers in different parts of the garden to eliminate cross pollination. To know if a pepper is mature you should test to see if it's heavy and has firm walls when squeezed. the thicker the walls feel, the better the pepper.
Popular and Prolific Sweet Peppers
Peppers in as Few as Two Months
High Quality, Heirloom Seeds