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Pepper Plant, Serrano


Scoville Scale:  5,000 to 30,000
Days to Maturity:  80 days

The 2 inch long by 1/2 inch wide fruit can be used for drying, salsa, and cooking.  The fruit can be picked green when they are more mild or allow them to fully ripen red for a little more heat. 

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.

Photo copyright Ball Horticultural Company.