Hot Chilli Pepper Hot Portugal

One of the earliest fruiting very hot pepper varieties producing abundant harvests of 6”x1” wrinkled dark green fruits ripening to a brilliant glossy red on vigorous, upright plants with smooth dark green leaves and white flowers.

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Hot Chilli Pepper Hot Portugal

Hot Chilli Pepper Hot Portugal. One of the earliest fruiting very hot pepper varieties producing abundant harvests of 6”x1” wrinkled dark green fruits ripening to a brilliant glossy red on vigorous, upright plants with smooth dark green leaves and white flowers. Matures 70+ days from germination.

Cultivation Advice Hot Chilli Pepper Hot Portugal

Days to Germination: 10-21

Optimum Soil Temp. for Germination: 70F+

Days To Harvest: 70+

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.