Sweet Pepper, King of the North
A large red bell pepper that thrives here in the Northeast. ‘King of the North’ tastes great eaten as a green pepper but ripens remarkably quickly to a thrilling bright red that allows it to truly shine.
Sweet Pepper: These peppers were native to North America before spreading across the world. They deserve their worldwide appeal too! Sweet peppers run the gamut from smaller lunchbox size to large boxy stuffing peppers. Their flavors can be smokey or sweet or sharp. All of which are worth exploring!
Growing Tips: Sweet peppers love sun and heat! They do great all summer long in a greenhouse as well as in the garden. Give peppers plenty of fertility and at least 12 inches between plants.