‘Horizon’ is a perfect bell pepper for adding some color to meals. This variety produces 4 inch, blocky, thick walled peppers that ripen from green to bright orange. Delicious in salads and sandwiches, as well as soups and grilled dishes. Colorful peppers are much in demand at the moment, especially in the upscale fresh markets. Skip the pricey grocery store peppers, and grow your own!
1/2 g. seed packet
Name: Sweet Bell Pepper ‘Horizon’
Botanical Name: Capsicum annuum
Days to Maturity: 75
When to start indoors: 8 to 10 weeks before transplanting outside. Ideal soil temperature for germination is 70°‒90°F. Transplant seedlings outside 2 to 4 weeks after average last frost, and when daytime temperatures are at least 70°F, and nighttime temperatures are at least 55°F.
Harvesting: Peppers can be harvested green or left on the vine to mature to bright orange and very sweet.