Chilli

Chilli Jalapeno

Chilli - Chilli  Jalapeno

Common Name: Chilli
Genus: Chilli
Cultivar: Jalapeno

Category: Fruit & Vegetables
Growth Rate: Average
Features: Suitable for growing in containers

Hardiness: TenderHeight: 0.60 m (60 cm)
Sun/Shade: Full sunSpread: 0.30 m (30 cm)

Soil Type: Normal/Loam
Soil Moisture: Moist, but well drained
Sow Depth: 1.0 cm
Harvest: July to October
Months to Sow Inside: February to May




Who hasn't heard of this famous Mexican pepper? It is a mid to early season variety with hot mid sized fruits. It forms a bushy plant and is ideal for growing in containers. A great addition to your Chilli con Carne and any other hot spicy dishes!

  • Growing Instructions:Sow indoors - February to May. Sow 1cm deep in trays or alternatively two seeds per pot selecting the strongest seedling. Use multi purpose compost to cover seeds. Plant out in a greenhouse April to June.
    When plants reach 20cm high pinch out the tips to encourage more side shoots and therefore more peppers. Feed regularly with high-potash tomato feed once the fruits begin to form.

    Harvest: July to October


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