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Cubanelle Sweet Pepper
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Cubanelle Sweet Pepper

Great for Frying

Thin-walled, long, tapered peppers have more flavor and a lower water content than bell peppers and are the perfect pepper for roasting and frying. Best when picked while they are green but can also be left to mature until they turn orange-red.6 in. long, 2½ in. in diameter.75 DAYS.

Seed counts: 100 seeds sow a 20-ft. row.

For each offer ordered, get approx 25 seeds Pkt

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Product Details

  • Botanical Name: Capiscum annuum Cubanelle
  • Height: 17 - 18 inches.
  • Spacing: After transplanting: 18 - 24 inches between plants and 24 - 36 inches between rows.
  • Depth: Seeds 1/4 inch deep. Plants at the same level as the pot.
  • Spread: 11 - 12 inches.
  • Light Required: Full Sun
  • Pollinator: Self pollinating.
  • Color: Yellow-green and ripen to orange-red.
  • Foliage: Deep green foliage.
  • Blooms: 75 day to maturity.
  • Zone: 3 - 10.
  • Germination: 10 - 20 days.
  • Form: Annual. Upright.
  • Flower Form: White blossoms.
  • Soil Requirements: Well-drained soil.
  • Growth Rate: Medium growth rate.
  • Seed Count: Approximately 25 seeds per packet.
  • Size: Long, tapered and thick fruit. 6 inches long x 2 1/2 inches wide.
  • Comments: Very similar to a banana pepper, although Cubanelles have thinner walls and are generally stubbier. Have more flavor than bell peppers. Great for frying, due to their low water content.


Most times, orders having items with different shipping schedules are held in full until the entire order is ready to ship based on your grow zone.

Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country using the shipping timeframes outlined below. We continually monitor weather conditions for extreme hot or cold and adjust shipping schedules as needed. Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items in July and August.

2019 Spring Shipping Schedule
1A-4A 11/2/18 - 6/17/19
4B 11/2/18 - 6/17/19
5A 11/2/18 - 6/17/19
5B 11/2/18 - 6/17/19
6A 11/2/18 - 6/17/19
6B 11/2/18 - 6/17/19
7A 11/2/18 - 6/17/19
7B 11/2/18 - 6/17/19
8A & B 11/2/18 - 6/17/19
9A & B 11/2/18 - 6/17/19
10A & B 11/2/18 - 6/17/19
Last Order Date 6/14/2019

Additional Shipping Notes:

The type of product you order or the weather in our area to yours may affect the anticipated shipping schedule, shifting earlier or later, depending.

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

In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to send your orders via the U.S. Postal Service or FedEx. Large orders or large items may be shipped to you in multiple packages.

Sorry, we cannot ship products to Hawaii, Alaska, APO/FPO or outside the contiguous United States. Please provide a street address as some products are unable to be delivered to Post Office boxes.

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