Yolo Wonder Sweet Pepper Seeds are a popular choice for gardeners of all experience levels. They are easy to grow and produce a bountiful harvest of large, thick-skinned bell peppers. Yolo Wonder peppers are known for their mild, sweet flavor and crunchy texture. They are perfect for stuffing, slicing, and adding to fresh salads and cooked dishes.
Why Choose Yolo Wonder Sweet Pepper Seeds?
- Easy to Grow: Yolo Wonder Sweet Pepper Seeds are easy to start indoors or sow directly in the garden. They germinate quickly and grow vigorously.
- High Yielding: Yolo Wonder Sweet Pepper plants are heavy producers, yielding an abundance of large, blocky peppers.
- Disease Resistant: Yolo Wonder Sweet Pepper plants are resistant to a variety of diseases, including tobacco mosaic virus and bacterial spot.
- Versatile: Yolo Wonder Sweet Peppers can be used in a variety of dishes, from fresh salads to cooked entrees. They are also a good source of vitamins and minerals.
How to Grow Yolo Wonder Sweet Peppers
- Sow seeds 6-8 weeks before the last frost date.
- Fill pots with a seed-starting mix and moisten well.
- Sow seeds 1/4 inch deep and cover with a thin layer of soil.
- Place pots in a warm, sunny location.
- Water regularly, keeping the soil moist but not soggy.
- Sow seeds directly in the garden afterward.
- Prepare the soil by loosening it to a depth of 6 inches and adding compost or manure.
- Sow seeds 1/4 inch deep and 12-18 inches apart.
- Water well.
Care and Maintenance:
- Yolo Wonder Sweet Pepper plants need full sun and well-drained soil.
- Water regularly, especially during hot, dry weather.
- Fertilize every 2-3 weeks with a balanced fertilizer.
- Mulch around plants to help retain moisture and suppress weeds.
- Yolo Wonder Sweet Peppers are ready to harvest when they are fully mature and have reached their desired size and color.
- To harvest, cut peppers from the plant with a sharp knife.
Storage and Uses:
- Yolo Wonder Sweet Peppers can be stored in the refrigerator for up to 1 week.
- They can be eaten fresh, cooked, or frozen.
- Fresh Yolo Wonder Sweet Peppers are delicious in salads, sandwiches, and wraps.
- Cooked Yolo Wonder Sweet Peppers can be added to stir-fries, soups, and stews.
- Frozen Yolo Wonder Sweet Peppers can be used in a variety of dishes, such as pasta sauces and casseroles.
Benefits of Eating Yolo Wonder Sweet Peppers
- Yolo Wonder Sweet Peppers are a good source of vitamins and minerals, including vitamin C, vitamin A, and potassium.
- They are also low in calories and fat.
- Eating Yolo Wonder Sweet Peppers may help to boost your immune system, improve heart health, and reduce the risk of chronic diseases.
||Yolo Wonder Pepper
||Capsicum annuum “Yolo Wonder”
||Open-Pollinated, Green-to-Red Sweet Pepper
|Size at Maturity:
|Days to Maturity:
||12″ – 18″