Sequoia offers growers a larger ancho poblano type and an earlier maturity than others in this class. Tall upright plants produce good yields of large, dark green fruit that measure 6-3/4" long x 2-3/4" wide at the crown. Sequoia has a classic ancho shape and is mainly 2 lobed with an occasional 3 lobed fruit being produced. The fruit have a mild to hot pungency, are uniform for size and shape, and ripen to deep red late.
Approximately 34,375 seeds per pound
Soil temperature: 75 - 80 degrees fahrenheit
Seeding depth: 0.25 - 0.5 inches
Germination days: 10 - 20 days
Grow on temperature day: 60 - 65 degrees fahrenheit