Pepper, hot - El Jefe
Best combination of earliness and yield in a jalapeno.
Fruits avg. 3 1/2-4", and can be harvested early or allowed to check (small cracks in skin). Earlier than Jalafuego, but with a lower overall yield potential. Large plants. High resistance to bacterial leaf spot races 1-3, 7, 8 and potato virus Y; and intermediate resistance to tobacco etch virus.