Chilli Big Jim

Botanical Name: Capsicum annuum

50 seeds
Availability: In stock
$4.70

Big by name, big by nature, possibly the largest chilli available with fruits up to 30cm in length. Big Jim is a heavy cropper with a mild to medium heat level.

Perfect variety for stuffing and salsas. Heat and flavour intensify with red colour.

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How To Grow

Sow 5mm (¼”) deep in seed trays or punnets using seed raising mix or compost. Transplant to final position when 7-10cm (3-4”) high, spacing 50cm (20”) apart. Do not let the plants dry out but avoid over-watering. Feed occasionally with liquid fertiliser. Can also be sown direct in growing position in warm soil.

Caution: Can irritate skin and eyes

Harvest 10-12 weeks

When To Plant Spring to early Summer
Harvest 10-12 weeks
Sow Spring, Summer
Soil Type well drained
When Spring to Summer, Winter too in hot northern areas.
Where In seed trays or in fertile well drained garden soil or pots.
How Sow 5mm (¼”) deep, cover with fine soil and keep moist.
Care Pick regularly to encourage further fruit growth. Harvest: As required, 12-14 weeks from sowing.

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