Sweetheart is sweet pimento type that is mild and juicy with a fruity sweet flavor at full maturity. Tall plants yield unique heart-shaped fruit that resemble a top and measure 3"x 3". The fruit are thick-walled and ripen from medium green to a deep red color at full maturity. A delicious, attractive item for fresh market. Intermediate resistance to TMV.
Approximately 47,615 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
Weeks indoor: 6 - 8 weeks
Maturation days: 80 days