Sweet Pepper Pimento

An upright attractive variety producing good crops of heart shaped sweet peppers 3 x 2.5 in. diameter with thick walls which turn from green to red when mature. Also excellent as a pickling pepper.

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Sweet Pepper Pimento

Sweet Pepper Pimento. An upright attractive variety producing good crops of heart shaped sweet peppers 3 x 2.5 in. diameter with thick walls which turn from green to red when mature. Also excellent as a pickling pepper.

 Cultivation Advice Sweet Pepper Pimento

Days to Germination: 10-21

Optimum Soil Temp. for Germination: 65 to 70F

Days To Harvest: 75 days

Planting Depth: 1/8 inch

Spacing, Seed: 1 inches

Spacing, Plant: 15-20 inches

Light: Full Sun, Warm location, Greenhouse, Conservatory

  • Sow seeds 1/4″ deep in 3in pots with quality seed compost.
  • Keep moist. Seedlings emerge in 10-21 days at 65-70degrees F.
  • Transplant to individual containers when seedlings have at least two pairs of leaves.
  • When 4-5 inches plant 15-20″ apart in greenhouse / conservatory with root ball 1/2″ below the soil surface.
  • Keep moist and feed when flowering with tomato type fertiliser.
  • Harvest when fruits have reached full-size and full colour.