Pepper Chilli Heatwave
Pepper Chilli Heatwave Improved Mix F1 Hybrid. Our popular Heatwave Mix’ just got better with the addition of an extra colour! This four colour blend comprises red, yellow, orange and now brown fruited varieties of hot cayenne peppers that will really spice up your dishes. Chilli Pepper ‘Heatwave Improved Mix’ is highly ornamental, producing huge crops of long, pointed fruits on upright plants. For the best crops, grow these colourful crops in the greenhouse.
Height: 75cm (30″). Spread: 50cm (20″).
March – April
July – October
How to sow
Sow Chilli Pepper seeds on the surface of a good, free-draining, damp, seed sowing mix and cover with a fine sprinkling of compost or vermiculite. Place seed trays in a propagator at a temperature of 18-25C (64-77F) until after germination, which takes 7-10 days. Do not exclude light as this helps germination.
When seedlings are large enough to handle, transplant into individual 7.5cm (3″) pots of compost and grow on in cooler conditions. When plants are well grown and all risk of frost has passed, transplant them into grow bags and containers, or plant them in well prepared beds of fertile, moist, well drained soil. Chili peppers may be grown undercover in a greenhouse or polytunnel, or grown outdoors in a sheltered position in full sun. When growing chilli peppers outdoors, gradually acclimatise them to outdoor conditions over a period of 7 to 10 days prior to transplanting them. Space pepper plants at a distance of 50cm (20″) apart.
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