The jalapeno pepper is a medium to large size chilli pepper which is prized for the warm, burning sensation when eaten . Sliced jalapenos are also often used as a flavorful addition to a number of common dishes including tacos, burritos, sandwiches, hot dogs, Salsa and pizza.
It is The classic pizza pepper.Ripe, the jalapeño can be 2–3½ inches (5–9 cm) long and is commonly sold when still green. It is a cultivar of the species Capsicum annuum.
They are a pod type of Capsicum. The growing period for a jalapeño plant is 70–80 days. When mature, the plant stands two and a half to three feet tall. Typically, a single plant will produce twenty five to thirty five pods