|The cultivar, 'Mirasol' called "Looking at the Sun",produces medium size peppers that are quite hot. From southern Chihuahua, Mexico
C. annuum seed 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.