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