} Super Chili ,LIVE Pepper PLANT

Super Chili ,LIVE Pepper PLANT

$ 3.95
SKU P15025S
ornamental but its fruit is edible, plants in the garden or in containers Hybrid. This beautiful plant looks like an ornamental, but its fruit is edible, too—and quite potent! Small peppers grow upright in colorful clusters, creating a striking visual against the dark green foliage. Peppers ripen from light green to red, becoming hotter as they color up. This is a very prolific plant, producing intensely hot chili peppers perfect for Thai and Asian dishes.
  • Light Full sun
  • Fruit size 2½ inches long
  • Matures 75 days after planting
  • Plant spacing 18 to 24 inches apart
  • Plant size 24 to 36 inches tall
  • Scoville heat units 35,000 to 40,000 (hot)
At Planting Time:
We plant all of our peppers with a good shovel full of compost in the planting hole, and then give them a good dose of compost tea every few weeks for the first 6 weeks of growth. We also mulch around each of our pepper plants with a good 1 to 2″ thick layer of compost.

Growing Hot Peppers in Containers
Peppers can be grown all year long in containers. It is suitable for apartment dwellers and gardeners who live in cool regions where the number of growing days are limited. Many pepper enthusiast grow peppers in pots so they can have fresh peppers all year long. It’s best to use 5 gallon containers so the roots do not get too overcrowded