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McKenzie Seed Gusto Italia – Pepper Marconi Red F1

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McKenzie Seed Gusto Italia – Pepper Marconi Red F1


A traditional, large 18-30 cm (7-12″ long) and 8 cm (3″) at the shoulder, sweet Italian pepper with superb flavor. Vigorous 75 cm (30″) plants produce an abundance of sweet fruits to use green or ripened to a beautiful red. Works well for frying, grilling and in salads. Good disease resistance.

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Plant Type: Vegetable

Flavor: Sweet with superb flavor

Preparation Ideas: Great for stuffing and stir-fries.

Days to Germination: 7 to 14 days

Days to Maturity: 70 to 90 days (after transplanting outdoors)

Planting Depth: 6 mm (1/4″)

Best Container Size: 12″+

Disease Resistance: Disease resistant

Instructions: Start seed indoors 6 to 8 weeks before the last frost.

Suggestions: Peppers need a warm soil and night temperature to prosper. Location should be sheltered from the wind and soil should be kept reasonably moist. Be sure to harden off the seedlings to reduce transplant stress. Harvest fruit early and often. The more you pick the more they will produce. Do not pull off fruit, rather cut from stems.

Product Weight: 500 milligrams