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Pepper Plant, Giant Marconi


Days to Maturity:  72 days
Disease Resistance:   PVY and TMV

This 2001 All America Selections winner was chosen for it's earliness, yield, pepper size and flavor.  The sweet, smokey flavored fruit can be eaten fresh but are best grilled.  The tapered fruit grow 6 to 8 inches long and 3 inches wide.  

Plants are grown in 2.5” pots. All vegetable and herb plants are grown using organic methods and will be ready in May. Plants can be picked up at Walnut Grove Vocational Farm, 33600 Pearl Street Kirkland, IL or DCCG can deliver plants to the following towns: Big Rock, Cortland, Hampshire, Hinckley, DeKalb, Geneva, Genoa, Kingston, Kirkland, Maple Park, St. Charles, Sycamore, and Waterman.