|The cultivar, 'Super Shepherd' is a sweet, dark red, 7 inch long peppers are juicy, and sweet. Mature in 68 days. Rare.
C. annuum seeds should be started indoors 8-10 weeks before last frost. Sow the seeds in sandy soil and give them warmth; night time temperatures should be above 62F. 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.