From the Garden Gear range of heritage chilli seeds. The Purple Jalapeno chilli seeds produce a chilli that is larger than the green variety with a medium heat and is excellent for use in salads or salsas. A very productive plant.
Scoville scale: 5,000-7,000
Sowing time: January or February spacing the seeds 2cm apart and lightly cover with compost. Keep warm. Seedlings should be kept in light and warmth but out of direct sunlight. Water from below to encourage strong roots. Plant out in a greenhouse or sunny patio when a second set of leaves has appeared and repot as the plant gets bigger.
Approx. Number of Seeds - 15
Approx. Height of plant - 50 cm
Approx. Spread of plant - 30-50 cm
Sowing Depth - 0.5cm