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SKU Code: V 41
Characteristics: Annual or perennial shrub
Seed per packet: Approx. 25
Seed per gram: Approx. 125
A very old heirloom variety that is still widely grown in the USA today.
Vigorously growing plant from 24-30cm tall that produces medium to thick-skinned two-celled fruits 15-20cm long and 3-4cm wide with tapering to a point, changing from deep green to bright scarlet when mature.
An excellent variety of chili for stuffing or as a garnish for Mexican dishes.
Medium heat measuring 500-2500 Scoville Heat Units.
Adaptable to most garden soils but prefers well-drained, well-fed soil in a sunny position. Annual in temperate climates and perennial in the tropics.
Capsicums require warmth for germination, if starting early provide warmth.
Tropical: Year Round
Temperate: Early Spring to Early Summer
Cold: Mid-Spring to Early 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.
We now stock a range of Propagation Accessories including the popular Aquamiser Propagation Kits, Pots, Native and Forestry Tubes, Trays, Labels and more.
We can only ship these items to Australian locations, international customers please request shipping quotation prior to purchasing.