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McKenzie Seed – Pepper Tabasco (Sow Easy)

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McKenzie Seed – Pepper Tabasco (Sow Easy)


An heirloom pepper, originating in Mexico that is the main ingredient in tabasco sauce. The (4′) tall plants are covered with petite, 2.5-4cm (1-1 1/2″) peppers that turn from green to bright red at maturity. They average 30,000-50,000 Scovilles of heat, and should be picked with gloves to avoid getting in the eye.



Days to Sprout


Seed Depth

6mm (1/4″)

Seed Spacing

5cm (2″)

Plant Spacing

45cm (18″)

Row Spacing

60cm (24″)

Start indoors 6-8 weeks before last frost.