Chilli 'Jalapeno' Seeds

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Chilli 'Jalapeno' - 8 Seeds

Prolific bearer and amazing flavor!

The Jalapeno is undoubtedly the most popular and well known chilli in the Western world, and is a must-have in your garden.

Despite it most commonly being picked and consumed when still green, the Jalapeno actually matures to a vibrant red, and gets hotter as it matures. The red Jalapeno is the base of the famous Siracha chilli sauce.

The pods are thick skinned and crunchy, and the fruit measures anywhere from 3,500 - 8,000 Scoville Heat Units. 

This very attractive plant also make quite a spectacle when grown as a conservatory or patio plant.

Seed Starting Method Raise seedlings and plant out
Sowing Depth 5mm
Growing Season Spring & Summer
Germination Time 14-21 days at around 21c
Hardiness Hardy Perennial
Plant Spacing  30cm
Plant Height 60cm
Planting Position Partial or full sun, moist well manured soil
Days Until Maturity  60-100 days 
Growing tips Feed with fertiliser - this plant loves warm conditions.



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