San Felipe Pepper Seeds
Delve into the world of Latin American flavors by planting San Felipe Pepper Seeds in your garden. Originates in San Felipe Pueblo in northern New Mexico (5200′). Renowned for their rich, smoky flavor and medium heat, these peppers are a culinary staple in various dishes. These seeds produce peppers versatile enough to be used in everything from salsas and sauces to stuffing and grilling. Gardening aficionados and culinary enthusiasts alike will find the San Felipe Pepper a delightful addition to their gardens and kitchens.
SHU (Scoville Heat Units)
The San Felipe Pepper sits at a mild heat level, with a Scoville rating of around 5,000. This makes it ideal for those who enjoy a noticeable but not overwhelming kick in their food.
The San Felipe Pepper plants will grow to a height ranging between 24 and 36 inches. This moderate height makes the plants well-suited for both in-ground and container gardening, allowing for flexibility in where you choose to cultivate them.
Day to Maturity
Expect to see your San Felipe Peppers ready for harvest within approximately 70 to 80 days from planting. This relatively short growing season enables you to enjoy your peppers without a lengthy wait, making it perfect for those with limited time or patience.
When fully mature, the San Felipe Peppers measure about 3 to 4 inches in length and about 1 to 1.5 inches in diameter. Their manageable size makes them convenient for cooking and serving in a variety of dishes.
These peppers sport a vibrant green hue when immature, transitioning to a deep, captivating red as they ripen. The color change provides a helpful indicator for optimal harvesting time.
San Felipe Pepper Seeds yield medium-heat, versatile peppers perfect for a range of culinary applications. With a moderate growing height and relatively quick time to maturity, they’re an excellent choice for any gardening level.