- Full Sun (At Least 6 Hours Of Direct Sunlight)
- Mature Height 24 - 30 Inches
- Mature Spread 15 - 18 Inches
- Growing Zones 10 - 12
The Spitfire Anaheim Hot Pepper Plant is a hybrid that produces long, green peppers with a slight kick. Eat the peppers raw or cooked, which are great for roasting, stuffing, or making salsa. Spitfire Anaheim Hot Peppers have a 90 - 130 Scoville rating. The upright, branched plants are easy to grow and maintain.
Spitfire Anaheim Hot Pepper Plant Care
Plant Spitfire Anaheim Hot Peppers outside when the temperature is warm, and there is no longer a chance of frost. Space plants 15 to 18 inches apart. Use soil that has a high organic content and allows for drainage. This pepper plant needs at least 6 hours of sunlight, so select a spot with full sun.
Growing Spitfire Anaheim Hot Pepper Plant
Peppers are ready to pick in 60 to 85 days. Plants reach 24 to 30 inches tall and 15 to 18 inches wide. Like most pepper plants, the Spitfire Anaheim Hot Pepper likes to grow near other pepper plants.
The Spitfire Anaheim Hot Pepper plant can be grown in containers, allowing for more flexible placement options. Pots should be 12 inches wide and have drainage holes.
Watering Spitfire Anaheim Hot Pepper Plant
Water pepper plants when the top inch of soil is dry. Plants need regular water to grow and produce fruit, so check the soil and water as necessary.
Feeding Spitfire Anaheim Hot Pepper Plant
Feed pepper plants throughout the growing season to keep the plants growing strong and setting fruit. Use a balanced fertilizer for veggies and apply it every few weeks.
Spitfire Anaheim Hot Pepper Plant Information
|USDA Hardiness Zones: 10 - 12|
|Plant Type: Edible Plants|
|Light Exposure: Full Sun (At Least 6 Hours Of Direct Sunlight)|
|Mature Height: 24 - 30 Inches|
|Mature Spread: 15 - 18 Inches|
|Spacing: 15 - 18 Inches|
|Flower Color(s): White|
|Foliage Type: Herbaceous|
|Foliage Color(s): Green|
|Seasonal Interest: Spring Flowering, Summer Flowering|
|Features: Low Maintenance|
|Brand: Goodness Grows|
|Common Name: Spitfire Anaheim Hot Pepper Plant|
|Scientific Name: Pepper 'Spitfire' - Anaheim|
Please Note: The pictures below are to give a general representation of the different container sizes. The actual size/ages of plants are estimates and will vary based on; type of plant, time of year, last pruning & many other factors.
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Plant Addicts guarantees your plant(s) will arrive happy and healthy, but the plant(s) are being shipped through the mail and accidents happen. If the plant is dead, has dried out roots or the incorrect item was shipped just notify Plant Addicts within 3 days upon delivery. We may ask for pictures but will try to make it as easy as possible for you. Please note plant(s) with damaged branches or wilted leaves will not qualify for this guarantee. Plants are very resilient and will rebound quickly when cared for correctly.
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We encourage all plant lovers to purchase the Plant Addicts Warranty whether you’re new or an expert. There are many variables outside our control and yours that can cause the demise of your plant(s). Examples would be hungry animals, drought, poor soil conditions, over watering, disease, insects & many other factors. The Plant Addicts Warranty is a 1 year warranty protecting you from all the unknowns and will replace your plant if it moves on to the plant afterlife.
The warranty is purchased on a per plant basis and must be purchased at the same time as the plant purchase. We will cover 100% of the price of the plant but the warranty does not cover shipping cost. Simply let us know if your plant has died within one year of receiving it and we’ll get you a new one shipped out. We may ask for photos for documentation purposes but again we’ll try to make it as easy as possible.
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Time of Order:
- If there is extreme heat we’ll delay shipping.
- We’ll have to review what areas the plants are traveling through along with your location
Once your plant is shipped you’ll receive an email with tracking information. Depending on the above criteria we’ll ship your plant(s) towards beginning of the following week from your order. We put together this helpful guide of what to do when you receive your plants in the mail.
It is important to know that all of our plants are clearly labeled for which growing zones the plant can survive in. The plants are thoroughly trialed and tested in every growing zone before we state the plant can grow in a zone. Again, our #1 priority is to ship the plants to you healthy and ready to thrive in your location. So we will do everything in our power to do so.