Lipstick Sweet Pepper (Capsicum annuum) An early pepper that ripens well in northern latitudes. This is a very tasty thick pepper with extra sweet flesh and 4 inch long red fruit. We grew these in our sandy loam field, planter/containers and raised beds with great success. A delicious pepper with 4 inch long tapered (pimiento type) fruit that is exceptionally sweet.
70 days to maturity
25 seeds per packet $3.50
Planting Instructions: Start seeds indoors 6-8 weeks before last frost. Sow 1/4 inch deep and keep soil warm. Transplant into 1 inch cells or 2 inch pots at 1-2 leaf stage. Staking tomatoes (indeterminate) should be transplanted into 3-4 inch pots. Harden off plants for 4-5 days after risk of frost has passed, then transport outdoors.