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 should feel firm (not hard) when they are ready to pick. Read our Pick a Peck of Pickling Peppers article for more harvesting tips.


We grow our sweet pepper plants in larger pots, ensuring a more vigorous root system. We guarantee our vegetable starter plants to arrive alive, ready to thrive.

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Early Sunsation Pepper Plant

Price $3.95

Our 'Early Sunsation' Pepper plant matures earlier 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, nicely blocky, four-lobed fruits, ideal for stuffing; even when fully ripened to bright yellow. Resistant to 3 races of bacterial leaf spot and to most common viral pepper diseases, early Sunsation is replacing our Admiral sweet pepper. Each 3-inch pot contains one Sunsation pepper plant.

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Admiral Sweet Pepper Plant

Price $3.95

The 'Admiral' Pepper bears sweet peppers on vigorous, upright plants that produce an abundance of very attractive block-shaped green to yellow fruit. The Admiral Bell Pepper plant has excellent leaf cover and disease resistance. Each 3-inch pot contains one Admiral Sweet pepper plant. Crop Failure.

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Aristotle Sweet Pepper Plant

Price $3.95

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.Sold Out

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Bell Boy Sweet Pepper Plant

Price $3.95

The 'Bell Boy' Sweet Pepper Plant produces a sweet pepper with large, block-shaped fruit that is dark green to red when mature. Bell Boy was an All-America Selections Winner. Bell Boy is a very popular hybrid pepper. It has crispy, thick walls that increase in sweetness as it matures. Each 3-inch pot contains one Bell Boy Sweet pepper plant. Sold Out

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Colossal Sweet Pepper Plant

Price $3.95

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. Sold Out

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Merlot Sweet Pepper Plant

Price $3.95

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. Sold Out.

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Red Knight Sweet Pepper Plant

Price $3.95

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.Sold Out

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Super Heavyweight Sweet Pepper Plant

Price $4.40

The name, 'Super Heavyweight' says it all! This is the bell pepper destined to win blue ribbons at the county fair and will most 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. This hybrid bell pepper is disease resistant, especially to the Tobacco Mosaic Virus. Stuff just one of these for a meal for two! Each 3-inch pot contains one Super Heavyweight Sweet pepper plant. Sold Out

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Sweet Banana Sweet Pepper Plant

Price $3.95

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. Sold Out