for Growing


"Jalapenos are one of the easiest plants to grow at home. They’re the perfect starter plant because they can grow in a pot right on your countertop or the windowsill.."

"You can buy a tray made specifically for sprouting seeds. you wait for the seed to sprout before you move it to a larger pot."

Find the Right Container

"Jalapenos do well when the soil and the plant are allowed to dry before you water them again. Wait until the top of the soil is dry to the touch before adding more water."

Getting Your Watering Down Right

"If the sun becomes too much to the point it dries out the plant and the leaves start to turn yellow or brown. Those are signs your plant is either getting too much sun or not enough water.

How Much Sun Is Enough?