When to Harvest Jalapeno Peppers? My Organic Garden

When do you harvest jalapeno peppers? Since they're picked when they're green (most of the time), it can be hard to tell. Peppers can be tricky to grow and a lot of years I end up spending more money and time than it's worth to even plant them, except for jalapenos. I'm not a huge fan of hot stuff so usually by mid-season I'm giving extras away to my heat loving colleagues.   I never really knew when to harvest them so I'd pick them whenever.  There is a "correct" time so this year, I'm making … [Read more...]