Chili 'Serrano' Seeds

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Chili 'Serrano' - 8 Seeds

The Serrano chili is a type of chili pepper originating from the mountainous regions of Mexico. It is known for its bright green color when unripe, turning red, brown, orange, or yellow as it matures.

The peppers are slender, typically about 1-4 inches long, and have a crisp, fresh flavor with a significant heat level, rating 10,000 to 23,000 Scoville Heat Units. Serrano chilies are commonly used in salsas, sauces, and as a spice in various dishes. They are popular for their versatility in both raw and cooked forms, and they are rich in vitamins A and C.

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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