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Jalapenos Seeds

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A jalapeno pepper is a fruit of the Capsicum pod type. It is a medium sized hot pepper when compared to other chili peppers, measuring an average of 2-3.5 inches in length but growing up to 6 inches long or longer. Jalapenos are the only pepper that isn’t allowed to fully ripen and change color before being picked. Growing jalapeno peppers isn’t difficult if you provide plants with good soil, plenty of sunlight and ample water.

Lights, Water, Action

Got the seeds, now, let'em shoot!

  • Bright Indirect Sunlight

    Light

    Full sunlight

  • Water Once A Week

    Watering

    everyday

  • Indoor

    Where to grow

    terrace or outdoors

  • Average Warmth

    Time Till Harvest

    12-13 weeks

  • Low Maintenance

    Seasonal Information

    All season

Did You Know

Growth stages

One step at a time, with a lil water and light.

Sow the seeds in a big pot and water it daily

Sow the seeds 0.5 cm deep in seedling tray

Make sure the plant gets partial sunlight

Germination will take place in 6-8 days

Create a support system for the leaves and stems

Transplant the seedlings in 30-35 days

Create a support system for the leaves and stems

Space the seedlings at 50cm by 45cm

Create a support system for the leaves and stems

Harvest 70-80 days from transplanting

Sow, Grow, Reap

Good things take time and care

Take a seedling tray with medium sized cells & drainage holes at the

Sowing

  • Jalapenos can be sown throughout the year.
  • Take a seedling tray with medium sized cells & drainage holes at the bottom.
  • Fill the cells/cups with moist coco - peat if you are growing capsicum indoors. If you are growing capsicum outdoors, you can use fine soil as a growing medium.
  • Sow 2-3 seeds per cell/cup.
  • Capsicum seeds are very small. Do not sow them in too deep.
  • Place your seeds on the surface of the medium and push the seeds in using the tip of a pencil. Cover these seeds completely with the growing medium of your choice.
  • Keep the seedling tray indoors till the seeds germinate.
  • To encourage faster germination, keep your seedling tray in a box or cover it with paper for first 4-5 days.
  • Provide 2 tablespoons of water every day to the seeds. Of you can also keep the seed tray in another tray full of water for half an hour so that the water will be absorbed by the seed cells from the bottom, via drainage holes.
  • If seeds are planted outdoors on seed beds, protect them from heavy rainfall or direct sunlight.
  • Cover your seed bed by making a temporary roof of a plastic sheet. Water it in the form of a light shower using a watering can.
Fill the cells/cups with a moist coco-peat medium

Caring

  • Jalapeno seeds will germinate within 6 - 8 days, at this stage expose the seedling tray to more sunlight to encourage leaf growth.
  • Keep one seedling per hole and cut off the smaller seedlings using a pair of scissors.
  • You can transplant the seedlings to container pots or raised beds 4 weeks after sowing in a planting mix of 2 part garden soil & 1 part organic manure OR 1 part garden soil, 1 part coco-peat & 1 part Vermicompost.
  • Plant the seedlings with its entire root ball, minimum 2 feet apart (60x60 or 60x45 cm) from each other and just one per 8-12 inch container.
  • Give the plant full sunlight in winter and partial sunlight in winter and water using a watering can.
  • Stake your plants to keep them upright and spray with horticultural spray in case of infections.
  • Immediately prune away any diseased or infected leaf and after approximately 35 days from sowing pinch the axial tip to promote branching.
  • Jalapenos can be harvested 80-90 days from the sowing of seeds. If proper care is taken. Harvesting season can continue for 4-5 months or more.
Hold the seeds and sow 2-3 seeds per cell/cup. Since Lavender seeds are small in size, do not sow them deep

Common Problems

Why is my jaalpeno plant not flowering?
Incorrect temperature, either too hot or too cold temperatures can be the reason why your capsicum plant is not producing flowers.
Why are leaves of my jalapeno plant turning yellow?
Most common reason of yellowing of capsicum leaves is under watering or lack of nutrients. Make sure you are watering your plant adequately at all times.
Why are my capsicum leaves curling?
Leaf curl is caused due to pests likeaphids, thrips, mites and whiteflies. Determine which pest infestation is harming your plant and then spray appropriate medicines on your plant.

Spill the tea

All the plant gossip, through the grapevine. Pun intended

Plants growing in containers need more fertilizing than those in the ground. The more you water, the more quickly you flush the nutrients out of the soil.

Plants with benefits

Jalapenos are used extensively in mexican cuisinee for their low heat but distinctive taste. They are consumed raw, pickled, and also cooked in a variety of food preparations.

Plants growing in containers need more fertilizing than those in the ground. The more you water, the more quickly you flush the nutrients out of the soil.

What you get

Jalapeños are rich in vitamins A and C and potassium. They also have carotene, an antioxidant that may help fight damage to your cells, as well as folate, vitamin K, and B vitamins. Many of their health benefits come from a compound called capsaicin.

Plants growing in containers need more fertilizing than those in the ground. The more you water, the more quickly you flush the nutrients out of the soil.
Plants growing in containers need more fertilizing than those in the ground. The more you water, the more quickly you flush the nutrients out of the soil.

Green trivia

1.Jalapenos were the first peppers that traveled into space on a NASA shuttle.

2.Ancient Aztecs were amongsts the first to use jalapenos. They dried and smoked the peppers rather than consuming them raw.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How long does it take to grow jalapenos?

Transplants will begin to bear ripe fruit in 70 to 85 days.

Can you grow jalapenos year round?

Hailing from Mexico, jalapeno peppers are not terribly difficult to grow and pack a medium-hot punch. Jalapeno peppers are typically grown outside during the summer and spring, but they can be successfully grown indoors if you are in an unsuitable climate or if you don't have access to a vegetable garden.

Do jalapenos get hotter when they turn red?

As the peppers ripen their pungency increases, making red jalapeños to be generally hotter than green jalapeños, at least of the same variety.

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