The 8" to 10" long golden or intense red tapered glossy fruits are extremely flavorful from this Italian heirloom variety. The name translates as Bull Horn. One look at the astonishing fruits makes the origin of the name quite obvious. A show stopper for Farmers Markets! Available both red and yellow. Approx. 75-90 days.
Cultural data: field planting
Growing season: Warm season
Days to maturity: 62-85 days
Germination relative to soil temperature: Optimum 70-85ºF.
Cultural information: Start transplants as early as possible.
Seed Count: 4,000 seeds/oz. or 64,000 seeds/lb.
Projected seed usage: ¼ oz./100 ft. rows 2 lb./acre.
Diseases and pests: Blossom end rot, TM V.
Harvesting: Pick the first peppers as they mature to encourage fruit set.