Pepper Sweet Ancho
GENUS: Capsicum SPECIES: annum
Heritage Status: Overseas
Bio-Region of Origin: Hawkes Bay
Number of Seeds: 30
Description: This pepper has brown bell shape fruit when fully ripe. They are specific peppers to be smoked and dried and used in Mexican cooking. They are prolific producers and excellent also in any dishes requiring sauteed pepper or casseroles etc. They have a very rich full distinctive flavour.
Planting Instructions: Plant indoors in trays in early Spring. Needs even temperature of 18 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.