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Sweet Pepper Plants

Peter Piper would be overwhelmed at the peppers he could pick from our variety of live sweet pepper plants. We have sweet peppers in every flavor, shape, size, and color--and we recommend you plant several types, so you have an assortment to harvest for all your cooking and preserving needs.


Sweet peppers can be picked at any time; however to be fully mature they should feel firm (not hard) when they are picked. Read our Pick a Peck of Pickling Peppers article for more growing tips.


All of our Sweet Pepper Plants for sale are shipped with very well-established root systems. They ship according to our Spring Shipping schedule. We guarantee them to arrive alive and thriving.

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Our 'Early Sunsation' Pepper plant matures sooner than most yellow sweet peppers and has thicker, juicier walls than most, as well. Considered by many to be the best tasting yellow on the market, the sturdy vines yield 4 1/2 -inch, blocky, four-lobed fruits, ideal for stuffing—even when fully ripened to bright yellow. Resistant to three types of bacterial leaf spot and to most common viral pepper diseases. Each 3-inch pot contains one Sunsation pepper plant.
Price $4.85
Our ‘Aristotle’ sweet pepper plants produce squared-off, flat bottomed, extra large fruit with thick walls and a high yield. The perfect stuffing pepper, the plants grow 20-24 inches tall and afford exceptional protection for the fruit, decreasing sun scald and pest infestations. Free of antocyanins, Aristotle bell peppers are also resistant to tobacco mosaic virus, potato virus Y, bacterial leaf spot (races 1, 2 & 3) and exhibits some resistance to phytophoroa. Each 3-inch pot contains one Aristotle Sweet pepper plant.
Price $4.85
The 'Bell Boy' Sweet Pepper Plant produces a sweet pepper with large, block-shaped fruit that is dark green to red when mature. Its an All-America Selections Winner that offers crispy, thick walls that increase in sweetness as it matures. Each 3-inch pot contains one Bell Boy Sweet pepper plant.
Price $4.85
The 'Colossal' Sweet Pepper Plant produces the biggest bell peppers on the market today with fruit averaging 6 inches long and 6 inches wide. Each bell pepper is grown vertically on the plant so their shape is not distorted; instead they are thick, strong-walled and perfectly shaped. The Colossal Pepper plant is the perfect variety for home gardeners. The Colossal peppers turn from medium green to a bright red when they are mature. Each bite of the Colossal Pepper is crunchy and sweet, excellent for eating raw or cooked. Each 3-inch pot contains one Colossal Sweet pepper plant.
Price $4.85
Our ‘Merlot’ sweet pepper plant is considered to be a “gourmet” pepper due to its unusual Merlot color, thick crunchy walls and remarkably sweet flavor. Merlot also offers some surprises in the garden, turning from green to white before putting on its Merlot coloration. Significantly resistant to tobacco mosaic virus and bacterial leaf spot, the thick, luxuriant foliage also protects the young, tender Merlot bell peppers from sunburn. Each 3-inch pot contains one Merlot Sweet pepper plant.
Price $4.85
The 'Red Knight' Sweet Pepper Plant produces big, heavy blocky peppers that mature to red early in the season. This bell pepper has protection against three races of bacterial leaf spot and two pepper viruses, and features a more compact plant habit than similar varieties. Each 3-inch pot contains one Red Knight pepper plant.
Price $4.85
The 'Sweet Banana' Pepper Plant produces an earlier harvesting, light yellow to orange-red frying pepper. It has an exceptionally sweet flavor. Sweet Banana has elongated 6-inch peppers that turn scarlet when fully ripe, but they stay sweet and mild. It is a longtime favorite for flavor and is delightful in salads. Each 3-inch pot contains one Sweet Banana Sweet pepper plant.
Price $4.85
The name, 'Super Heavyweight' says it all! This bell pepper is likely be the largest sweet pepper you will ever grow in your garden. Weighing up to 9-ounces each, this bigger-than-life-sized bell pepper matures from emerald green to shiny gold, continually growing bigger, but retaining its boxy shape, sweet flavor and thick walls, highly edible at any stage of maturity. It is disease resistant, especially to the Tobacco Mosaic Virus. Each 3-inch pot contains one Super Heavyweight Sweet pepper plant. Sold Out