Plant Information

Tabasco Pepper Hot

Tabasco Pepper
Grower Information

Common Name: Hot Pepper
Spacing: 18 - 24" (46 - 61cm)
Height: 18 - 24" (46 - 61cm)
Width: 18 - 24" (46 - 61cm)
Exposure: Sun
General Information: Tabasco peppers are great for small gardens and patio pots.
The small, light yellow-green peppers turn to red, growing on tall plants.
Tabasco peppers are used fresh, or dried and ground into a powder.

Idea & Tips: Water in moderation; the soil must drain well. 
Peppers don’t tolerate saturated soil that waterlogs their roots. 
Don’t overfertilize.
Use mulch to prevent excessive evaporation from the soil during the dry Summer months. 
For support, loosely tie the plants to stakes using rubber bands to allow for the expansion that comes with growing.
Days to Harvest: 80
Fruit Size: 2 x .5 in. (5 x 1 cm)
Heat Level: 3 - medium hot
Grower Information: This fiery hot pepper made Tabasco sauce famous! The small, light yellow-green peppers turn to red, growing on tall plants. Tabasco peppers are used fresh or dried and ground into a powder. Easy-to-grow Tabasco is great for small gardens and patio pots. Peppers should be used in moderation when cooking…they are hot!