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Sweet Pepper seeds (Bell pepper)
Bell Peppers Seeds (also known as sweet pepper, pepper, or capsicum /ˈkæpsɪkəm/) is a cultivar group of the species Capsicum Annuum. Cultivars of the plant produce fruits in different colors, including Pink, Purple, Black, White, Orange, and Blue.
In early spring, start seeds indoors 8 weeks prior to warm nightly temperatures. Place the seeds in sterile media and cover 1/4” deep. Provide 85°F bottom heat, and bright light, and keep moist at all times.
Seeds will germinate in 7 - 21 days. Transplant seedlings into pots and grow until there are 6 true leaves on the plant. Plant them directly into rich soil, 30” apart, or into large 5-gallon containers.