Hatch chilies refer to the five or six main cultivated varieties of New Mexico chiles. They come from a long line developed by New Mexico State University. NuMex Joe E Parker has thick crisp walls with rich, mildly hot flavor. Tapered 6-8 inch fruits ripen to red, but are often used green for roasting or chile rellenos. 70 days from transplant. OP
Care: Plant 18-24″ apart in rows 24-30″ apart in full sun. Keep soil uniformly moist (but not waterlogged) for best production.