|The cultivar, 'Casados Native' is a great container or border plant. Seed is from Casados Farms in El Guique, New Mexico, 5500 feet. Produces 3-5 inch medium to hot peppers.
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.