- Disease resistant
- Prefers full sun
- Prefers part shade
The fruits turn from green to red and add colour as well as heat to a wide range of dishes.
Sowing Indoors: Almost fill a seed tray with moist seed compost. Sow seeds thinly over the surface, DO NOT cover. Place in warmth 18-25 Deg- C 64- 75 Deg –F
Growing on: Keep seedlings in a light position, but shade from bright sunlight. When large enough to handle, transplant 5cm (2in) apart into trays of potting compost. Grow in a minimum temperature of 15 Deg –C ( 60 Deg –F).
Planting out: Plant into growing bags or the greenhouse border 45cm (18in) apart when the first flowers have opened.
Aftercare: Water regularly and feed with liquid fertiliser as fruits begin to swell.