Sweet pepper originally from Italy; very productive and healthy. Fruit is red, long (7-10 inch.) and about one inch wide with slightly curved shape. Very sweet; can be easily dried due to its thin wall; and it’s great in salads. When roasted, has delicious apple flavor.The Jimmy Nardello’s pepper is on the list of Arc of Taste which is an international catalog of endangered heritage foods maintained by Slow Food Foundation for biodiversity.
Learn to Grow Italian Sweet Long Pepper
Start Indoors: 8 weeks before last frost
Gemination: 14 days
Plant Outdoors: 12-24" Apart
Light: Full Sun
Instructions – Sow seeds indoors ¼” deep. Peppers germinate best in warm soil, so gentle bottom heat may be helpful until seedlings emerge. Wait to transplant outdoors until soil is warm.