|The cultivar, 'Sitakame' was collected from Noragachi, a Tarahumara pueblo in the mountains of Chihuahua, Mexico. Sweet and hot peppers that do better in slightly cooler conditions.
Great container or border plant.
C. annuum seeds should be started indoors 8-10 weeks before last frost. Sow the seeds in sandy soil and give them warmth. Transplant 12-16 inches apart. Likes a fertilizer treatment once a month. To keep compact, pinch leaves on young plants. Full sun produces best growth and fruiting results.