Extra large with intermediate resistance to BLS. Telica is an extra-large jalapeno pepper that offers intermediate resistance to BLS (races 1, 2, 3). Strong, tall pepper plants produce excellent yields of large fruit that measure 4-1/4" x 1-1/4". The fruit have an attractive shiny, dark green color and thick walls. Telica has shown good adaptability throughout the U.S and also has intermediate resistance to TMV and PVY. Cell size is 1.5" deep x 1.19" diameter, large enough to plant directly into pots, containers, or the field after hardening off.
Soil temperature: 75 - 80 degrees fahrenheit
Seeding depth: 0.25 - 0.5 inches
Germination days: 10 - 20 days
Grow on temperature day: 60 - 65 degrees fahrenheit
Weeks indoor: 6 - 8 weeks
Maturation days: 75 days