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CAPSICUM annuum - Emerald Giant

NZ Prohibited

Stock: Out Of Stock

SKU Code: V 261

Family: Solanaceae

Characteristics: Annual or perennial shrub

Seed per packet: 25

The Bell Pepper Emerald Giant is a large, thick fleshed green bell pepper that sweetens and turns red on the vine. Emerald Giant is a great container variety. The peppers are about 10 cm (4”) long and about 9 cm (3 ½”) wide and grow on a plant that is about 60 cm (2ft) tall.

Adaptable to most garden soils but prefers a well-drained, well fed soil in a sunny position. Annual in temperate climates perennial in the tropics.

Capsicums require warmth for germination, if starting early provide warmth.

Tropical: Year Round
Temperate: Late Winter to Early Summer
Cold: Spring to Summer

Sow: 6mm deep.
Grow in trays of a good seed raising mix and transplant when 6-7cm tall.
Germination: 10-14 days.
Plant space: 50cm
Row space: 50cm
Maturity: 10-12 weeks

Feed with a soluble fertiliser every two weeks for stronger plants.

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