Jalmundo NuMex - It's back! Extra large jalapeño developed for America's love of jalapeño popper appetizers. This jumbo jalapeño is bigger and has more heat than the Early Jalapeño. Easy to grow in containers and matures early.
Heavy yields of large meaty jalapenño up to 5" long and 2-1/2" wide and grow on productive 30” plants. Turns from green to red as it matures. Capsicum annuum (78 days)
Heat Level: Hot Scoville 17,000
~ Packet contains 10 seeds.
In early spring, start seeds indoors 8 weeks prior to warm nightly temperatures. Place the seeds in sterile media and cover 1/4” deep. Provide 85°F bottom heat, bright light and keep moist at all times. Seeds will germinate in 7 - 21 days. Transplant seedlings into pots and grow until there are 6 true leaves on the plant. Plant them directly into rich soil, 30” apart or into large 5 gallon containers. Harvest chiles when they are green.