Spain’s pimentón pepper is a foreign movie star among chiles here in the U.S. It’s not mainstream but it’s got a good following in its native country.
The long red ristras (strings) of New Mexican chiles are seen everywhere in that state in the early fall.
More than 150 types of weeds harbor insect-transmitted viruses that can harm peppers.
Pepper seedlings do about as well on a window sill as vampires do in direct sunlight. Okay, not that bad but there are hazards.
I know it’s January but growing chiles is a year-round thing for some of us who’re planning this year’s garden and how to maximize chile seed germination going into the growing season.
Here are some tips for cold climate pepper growing.
Having harvested my first round of habanero and ghost pepper hybrids, it’s time to do something with them other than fear them. Let’s pickle them peppers!