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SKU Code: V 43
Characteristics: Annual or perennial shrub
Seed per packet: Approx. 20
Seed per gram: Approx. 150
Jalapeno's are a blunt end sausage shaped chilli with a very thick fleshy skin with a reputation of being the hottest chilli although heat levels can vary from mild to very hot.
Ripened they can be dark green or red. This fiery hot chilli is the one by which all other chillies are judged.
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 and chilli 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.
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