Hungarian Hot Wax Pepper Seed

Hungarian Hot Wax Pepper Seed

Latin Name: Capsicum annuum
Scoville Heat Scale: 5,000-15,000
Rated: Medium
CAUTION: Use rubber gloves or clean hot peppers under cold running water to avoid skin burn from the juice.

Product ID#: RP2680-8599

Additional Information

Harvesting Harvest when Mature
Growing Conditions Field Crop, Greenhouse Performer, Grows Well in Containers
Additional Characteristics Start Early for Transplants, Heat Tolerant, Easy to Grow, Early Harvest, Fast Growing
Flowering Month Flowers for Reproduction
Garden Style Kitchen Culinary
Lighting Conditions Full Sun
Seed Type Heirloom, Open Pollinated
Days to Maturity 60 Days
Stem Type Branching Stem
Plant Hardiness Tender
Plant Height 21 - 30 inches
Plant Lifecycle Annual
Plant Moisture & Climate Heat Tolerant, Well-drained
Plant Uses Patio Container Friendly, Edible
Shape Tapered
  • 1 packet

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Hungarian Hot Wax Pepper is a well loved heirloom variety dating back to the 1930's that is banana shaped and excellent for stuffing. Well formed, sturdy, 24" inch plants produce bright red tapered 1.5" by 6" inch glossy peppers that mature from yellow to red in just 60 days. Excellent for fresh market producers and home gardeners that are have shorter growing seasons, Hungarian Hot Wax is is a great all-purpose pepper for processing and pickling. This variety is a cross between a mild banana pepper, native to Hungary, with hot chile peppers. 60 days. Packet: 25 seeds.

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