How to Grow Peppers from Seed

How to Grow Peppers

Read our top tips for growing pepper plants that are healthy, large, and have good harvests. We highly recommend starting pepper seeds indoors to get a jump start on the growing season.

Learn how to germinate your chile seeds faster by keeping them warm (yes, they do take longer than most vegetable seeds,) how to prevent weak or leggy seedlings, how to grow bigger plants more quickly and increase your harvest:

2023 Seed Catalog from Sandia Seed

2023 Seed Catalog

Our 2023 Seed Catalog features lots of new seeds, recipes, and growing tips. You can download it FREE or order a printed catalog ($2 includes shipping) to be mailed to you.

TheĀ complete Seed Catalog hasĀ 100+ specialty peppersĀ from sweet to super-hot,Ā 50Ā heirloom tomatoes,Ā and seeds forĀ 27 vegetables.

It is hard to believe that this is already our 15th anniversary! Our company began in 2008 selling seeds for six green chiles, and now this catalog contains over one hundred peppers, fifty tomatoes and thirty-five vegetables. We are truly thankful for our wonderful customers who have supported us on this journey and who continue to enjoy our ever-changing selection of seeds.

New Seeds for 2023!Ā 

The amazing new varieties for 2023 include theĀ Sriracha pepperĀ used to make rooster sauce, theĀ Habanada pepperĀ full of tropical habanero flavor and zero heat, andĀ Mini Bell Pepper MixĀ to add bright colors and pizazz to your summer menu. The tomato additions areĀ Gardenerā€™s Delight Cherry TomatoĀ an extremely sweet cherry heirloom tomato andĀ San Marzano RomaĀ the preferred Italian paste tomato.Ā 

View our 2023 Seed Catalog