The pepper plants were started in February this year so that they would be ready to plant in May. We never plant peppers and tomatoes here in zone 7 before mid-May. This year we have mild, medium, and hot peppers in the garden.
Mild: California wonder, Wild wonder, pimento, Italian
Medium: Hatch Red Medium, Big Jim Medium, Big Jim Legacy, poblano, Sandia select
Hot: Thai, Serrano, Jalapeno M, Hatch red hot