Hot Chilli Pepper Heirloom Orozco

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A very attractive taller variety reaching 3 ft with purple tinged leaves and purple black stems.  The upright fruit turn from light green, through yellow, orange and finally red when mature. The fruits are small with a good heat level.  Originates in Eastern Europe.

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Hot Chilli Pepper Heirloom Orzoco

A very attractive taller variety reaching 3 ft with purple tinged leaves and purple black stems.  The upright fruit turn from light green, through yellow, orange and finally red when mature. The fruits are small with a good heat level.  Originates in Eastern Europe.

 Cultivationd advice Hot Chilli Pepper Heirloom Orzoco

Days to Germination: 10-21

Optimum Soil Temp.

for Germination: 70F+

Days To Harvest: 100

Planting Depth: 1/4in Spacing,

Plant: 24 inches

Light: Greenhouse / Conservatory

  • Sow seeds 1/4″ deep in 3in pots with quality soil based seed compost from early spring.
  • Keep moist.  Seedlings emerge in 10-21 days at 70degrees F+.  Temperature is critical for germination.
  • Transplant to individual containers when seedlings have at least two pairs of leaves.
  • When 4-5 inches plant 18″ apart in greenhouse / conservatory with root ball 1/2″ below the soil surface.
  • Keep moist and feed when flowering with tomato type fertiliser.
  • Harvest when fruits have reached full-size and full colour.