For the impatient gardener, the Ace bell pepper is a good choice. This variety produces earlier than others and produces big yields—virtually every flower produces a pepper. This variety does particularly well in cool climates where growing peppers can be a challenge.
- full sun
- 6.5 to 7.0
- 3 to 9
- 18 inches between plants; 24 to 36 inches between rows
- 1 inch per week
- start seeds indoors eight weeks before transplanting
- days to maturity: 50 to green; 70 to red ripe
- high yield
Have you ever grown Ace bell peppers? Please tell us about your experiences with Ace bell peppers.