Capsicum fruitescensRated 4/5 based on 1 reviews.
Standard seed packet, 30 seeds
- MILD (HEAT: 3/10)
- Produces over a long period
Very old variety. Vigorous upright plants to 80cm that produce tapered fruits to 20cm. Fruit has thick flesh and is dark green turning red when mature. Produces over a long period. All purpose variety: can be used fresh or dried, raw or cooked.
How to sow and grow:
|Method:||Sow direct or raise seedlings|
|When:||Spring or after frost (anytime in warm climates)|
|Position:||Full sun, well drained soil|
|Days to Maturity/flowering:||70-90 days|
|Care:||Keep well watered. Pick regularly to encourage more fruit. Some plants may need staking. Can be grown in containers. Protect from aphids. Susceptible to mildews.|
(Product number: B1-16)
Seeds per gram: 120 seeds
|Botanical name:||Capsicum fruitescens|
|Packet type:||Standard seed packet|
|Packet quantity:||30 seeds|
|Seeds per gram:||120|
Mild ChilliBy: customer review from 7/10/2014 on 22 March 2016Plants produced well, however there wasn't much heat in them. More like capsicums really.