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Aji Rico Hybrid Hot Pepper

Early Maturing Variety

Aji Rico Hybrid Hot Pepper

Early Maturing Variety

  • High-yields
  • Vigorous grower
  • Matures early
  • Great for northern gardens
  • Peppers can be harvested green or red
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Product Description

Great for farmers' markets since it's ready so much sooner than other varieties. Crispy, thin-walled peppers have a unique, refreshing citrus flavor and warm heat. Perfect cooked or eaten fresh.

Product Details
  • Botanical Name: Capsicum annuum 'Aji Rico'
  • Season: both Spring & Fall
  • Sun/Shade: Full Sun
  • Height: 30 - 36 Inches
  • Spacing: 24 - 36 inches
  • Zone: 3-9
  • Spread: 36 - 48 inches
  • Color: White
  • Foliage: Green, hairy leaves.
  • Depth: 1/4 inch
  • Germination: 10 - 20 Days
  • Days to Maturity: 50 - 55 Days
  • Yield: Produces high yields.
  • Fruit: Narrow, conical fruit, 3-4 inches long. Ripens from green to red. Has a refreshing citrus flavor with warm heat. Heat increases later in the season. Early maturing hot pepper.
  • Soil Preference: Well-drained, light, moderately fertile soil, high in organic matter.
  • Growth Rate: Moderate growth rate.
  • Pruning: None needed.
  • Form: Vegetable, Pepper, Hot Pepper
  • Flowers: Small white flowers.
  • Seed Count: 10 seeds per packet.
  • Size: 10 Seed Pkt
Shipping Information

Orders for in-stock seeds and hardgoods are typically shipped within 5 business days.

Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country during the shipping timeframes outlined below:

Fall 2020 Shipping Schedule
  Zones   All Perennials, Bulbs & Potted Plants
1A-4A 9/21/20 - 10/30/20
4B 9/21/20 - 10/30/20
5A 9/21/20 - 10/30/20
5B 9/21/20 - 10/30/20
6A 9/21/20 - 10/30/20
6B 9/21/20 - 10/30/20
7A 9/21/20 - 10/30/20
7B 9/21/20 - 10/30/20
8A & B 9/21/20 - 10/30/20
9A & B 9/21/20 - 10/30/20
10A & B 9/21/20 - 10/30/20
Last Order Date 10/26/2020

2020 Insects Shipping Schedule
  Zones   Nematodes & Encapsulated Worms
1A 5/13/20 - 10/30/20
1B - 2A 5/13/20 - 10/30/20
2B - 3B 4/29/20 - 10/30/20
4A - 6A 4/15/20 - 10/30/20
6B - 7A 4/8/20 - 10/30/20
7B - 8B 3/11/20 - 10/30/20
9A - 10B 2/25/20 - 10/30/20
Last Order Date 10/23/2020

Shipping Note:

The type of product you order or the weather in our area or yours may affect the anticipated shipping schedule.

Trees and shrubs are kept in the nursery row until fully dormant for optimum stress protection.

In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to send your order--via the U.S. Postal Service or United Parcel Service. Large orders may be shipped in more than one package.

Please note that we cannot ship outside of the continental United States.

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