With their unusual spinning top-like shape, these Bishop's Crown chilli peppers will make a real statement wherever you choose to grow them. They're delicious too - their thin, crisp flesh lends itself perfectly to fresh salsas and also to stuffing and baking. The flavour is spicy, but almost fruity, with a comfortable level of heat. Although sometimes slow to mature, these chilli plants will set plenty of peppers throughout the growing season. Bishop's Crown chilli pepper plants are tall with a branching habit and so they will need some cane support whilst growing. Peppers are 7cm (2.8") wide and 3cm (1.2") deep with an intriguing three-cornered shape. Their attractive colouring varies from mid-green to orange-red to a rich, dark red.
*UK DELIVERY ONLY - Delivery of plug plants - Unfortunately we can only accept on-line orders for delivery to the UK. For delivery outside the UK, please email firstname.lastname@example.org - to contact us for a quote.
|Flowers in||July to September|
|Ideal for||Containers and Pots|
|Special Features||5,000 - 15,000 Scovilles|
|Additional Seed Information|
|Sowing/Planting Instructions||Sow on to a well wetted seed sowing compost in a 144 cell plug tray. Cover the seed with 5mm vermiculite and propagate at 15-20°C.|
|Growing Instructions||Continue to grow the seedlings on at 15°C until they are established and fill the tray. Transfer to a 12 pack, 6 pack or 9cm pot and continue to grow on at 10-15°C. Early February sowings will result in flowering plants for sale in late April / May. Later sowings made in April can be potted on into 1 litre pots for sales of more established flowering plants in late June.|
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