CAPSICUM Jimmy Nardello
Stock: 288 Available
Characteristics: Annual or perennial shrub
Seed per packet: 25
An heirloom variety from Italy producing good yields of wide golden yellow Anaheim type hot peppers. Peppers are mildly hot and turn from green to golden yellow when mature. This variety has thick walls but tender skin. Excellent for roasting, pickling, stuffing.
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.