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Old September 23, 2018   #26
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Originally Posted by creeker View Post
You may not know exactly what variety you are getting if you buy some marked "Hatch" chiles, as Hatch is not a variety, but a description of where they were raised. But beware: there is a lot of untruthful advertising going on, and some so-called "Hatch" chiles may have never seen the Hatch Valley of New Mexico.

Just saying.
Excellent point, and the company I declined to advertise for above is demonstrably capable of far worse than false advertising. They did blunder into some good pods, though, and hotter than I would've expected. (I saved seeds, but the chiles were picked green.)
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