Santa Rosa

Hands down, this was the best tasting pepper in my garden. I have always loved the Chervena Chuska Pepper, but I have to say that this Santa Rosa Pepper just might give it a run for its money. It is super flavorful and has a nice aroma. It is quite sweet and is good for both fresh eating and for cooking. If you only try one new thing this year, please give Santa Rosa pepper a try.

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Traseiro Pepper

These took a while to get there, but once they did I got a bucketful of peppers. Start these a little earlier and you should be fine. Don’t pass this one up. The flesh is sweet, crisp and juicy. If you get any of the membrane or seed it will light you up. This Capsicum baccatum pepper comes to us from Brazil and is not like anything I have grown before.

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Chervena Chuska Pepper

I am going to go ahead and say this. Chervena Chuska is the best pepper ever. If I could only grow one pepper, Chervena Chuska would be it. Have you seen these new hybrid peppers being marketed both in the grocery store and at other seed companies as “snacking peppers” or “lunch box” peppers? Well they can’t hold a candle to this open pollinated heirloom.

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Serbian Sweet Pepper

One of my favorites out of the garden this year. This is a sweet pepper that I prefer to pick before it is fully ripe. I really liked the aroma and sweet crispness of the pale yellow fruit over the fully ripened orange. Either way, this is sure to become tops on just about everyone’s heirloom pepper list.

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Chocolate Habanero Pepper

One of the strongest and best producing plants in the garden this year. Only the Bhut Jalokia plant was larger. Outstanding typical Habanero flavor but much sweeter as most brown colored peppers tend to be. Even if you are not a fan of hot peppers you should grow this one because both plant and fruit are just stunning. You can always give away produce and fans of “heat” will love you.

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Golden Marconi Pepper

These big thick sweet peppers hang like Christmas ornaments on strong growing plants. I prefer these over the common Red Marconi peppers. I like to pick them when the peppers are a blend of green and yellow color for an eye dazzling relish or salad plate. Great flavor and very good producers. One of the best open pollinated sweet peppers.

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Sweet Heat Pepper

This pepper resembles a Jalapeno in many ways. The size, shape, and heat are about the same as a Jalapeno. The difference comes in the sugar content of the flesh. This pepper is much sweeter than the Jalapeno. Due to its rich peppery sweetness, not only is it more flavorful than a Jalapeno, you will also find it more versatile for cooking and pickling.

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Coal Drop

Striking black peppers on deep dark purple green foliage makes Coal Drop about the prettiest pepper plant I have ever grown. It is not, however, an ornamental pepper. These little black gems are full of flavor and full of heat. They mature to a deep red when fully ripe and take on a bit of sweetness. I never got around to pickling these.

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Bhut Jolokia (Ghost Pepper)

If you enjoy seeing grown men curled up in the fetal position weeping, then this is the pepper for you. I did not try this one. However, when I was seeding the Bhut Jolokias it was all I could do to not eat one. They have the most enticing aroma. Very unusual fruity fragrance fills the room when you start slicing them. The Ghost Pepper, as it is sometimes known, was begging me to try it.

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Lagrimas Do Rio Pepper

This Capsicum chinense variety is just about the prettiest pepper I grew this year. The plant itself is beautiful and has sort of hairy stems that tend to be much stronger looking than most of the other peppers I grew. Lagrimas Do Rio peppers look like small ornamental shrubs. The teardrop shaped yellow peppers hang in abundance and just keep coming.

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Santa Rosa Pepper seeds

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