Hot Chilli Pepper Filius Blue

An attractive ornamental and edible heavy fruiting pepper bearing very hot, purple-blue coloured fruits which ripen through orange and yellow to Red on compact 12-18” plants with gorgeous dark purple foliage.  The small peppers are conical, 1/2-1″ in length, with a sizzling hot flavor whilst blue, becoming milder as they mature towards a final colour of red.

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Hot Chilli Pepper Filius Blue

Hot Chilli Pepper Filius Blue. An attractive ornamental and edible heavy fruiting pepper bearing very hot, purple-blue coloured fruits which ripen through orange and yellow to Red on compact 12-18” plants with gorgeous dark purple foliage.  The small peppers are conical, 1/2-1″ in length, with a sizzling hot flavor whilst blue, becoming milder as they mature towards a final colour of red.  The variety has received an “Award of Garden Merit (AGM)”.

Cultivation Advice Hot Chilli Pepper Filius Blue

Days to Germination: 10-21

Optimum Soil Temp. for Germination: 70F+

Days To Harvest: 90-100

Planting Depth: 1/4in

Spacing, Plant: 18 inches

Light: Greenhouse / Conservatory / Windowsill

  • Sow seeds 1/4″ deep in 3in pots with quality seed compost.
  • Keep moist.  Seedlings emerge in 10-21 days at a minimum 70 degrees F+.
  • Temperature is critical for germination.
  • Transplant to individual containers when seedlings have at least two pairs of leaves and move to slightly cooler conditions
  • When 4-5 inches plant to final container with planst spaced 18″ apart with root ball 1/2″ below the soil surface.
  • Keep moist and feed when flowering with tomato type fertiliser.
  • Can be harvestedfrom once blue through to final maturity.