Pepper Hot Cayenne Rainbow


Species Capsicum Family annum


Heritage Status: Overseas
Number of Seeds: 30

Description: Hot pepper. Peppers are generally perennial in warm climates though in temperate climates we grow them as annuals this one grows to 60 cm. A collection of Red, purple, green and yellow cayenne peppers from 5-10cm in length, tapering to a point. A thin walled medium heat pepper.

Cayenne peppers also have important medicinal uses as they are fantastic sources of antioxidants and other plant compounds that protect our cells and promote health.

Planting information: Plant indoors in trays in early Spring. Needs even temperature of 20 degrees C to germinate. Prick out when second leaves appear to 2.5 cm diagonal spacing. Transplant after danger of frost, under cloches if necessary at 30 cm diagonal spacing.