Tabasco Pepper Seeds
Tabasco Pepper Seeds (95 days)
.25 grams per seed package/Seed Package Contains Approx. 30-45 heirloom pepper seeds.
Around 1866, Edmund McIlhenny of Avery Island, LA was given seeds to to a hot and spicy pepper that came from Mexico.
A few years later he used this pepper to create the now world famous Tabasco Sauce.
Plants grow up to four feet tall.
Tabasco is picked in the red stage for the spiciest flavor.
Needs a great deal of heat and takes a while to start producing, but very heavy yielding once it does.
If you live in an area with long hot summers, you will not have a problem with Tabasco.
Some folks plant Tabasco early on in large pots and move them in if the weather is going to be too cold.
The original red variety of Tabasco pepper measures 30,000–50,000 Scoville Units