Jalapeno fruits are mild when green, but hotter peppers when red and fully ripe.
The earliest Jalapeno, does well even in cool areas. Sturdy 24″ plants are loaded with 3″ fruits that ripen from green to red. Fruits are mild when green, but hotter when red and fully ripe. Great for pickling. Looking to extend your harvest? Try planting some into pots in late summer so that you can bring them in and enjoy during the winter months.