Chilli Shake Mix

Overview

Botanical Names: Capsicum frutescens

Mix of colours, shapes and sizes with heat levels varying from mild to super hot. Great for curries, stir fries, pickling and sauces. Prefers sunny sheltered position.

We hope you enjoy these chilli seeds, just another great example of vegetable seeds from Mr Fothergill’s!

Learn some information on 'Growing Chillies' or browse our other 'Chilli Seeds!'

How To Grow

Sow 5mm (1/4”) deep in seed trays or punnets using seed raising mix or compost. Transplant to final position when 7-10cm (3-4”) high, spacing 40cm (16”) apart. Do not let the plants dry out but avoid overwatering. Feed occasionally with liquid fertiliser. Can also be sown direct in growing position. Ideal for pots. Caution: Can irritate skin and eyes.

When To Plant

South Island: Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec

North Island: Jan, Feb, Mar, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec

Harvest

10-14 weeks